Your project is evaluated and the statistical analysis data have been generated. How do you best report your statistical results? Learn to avoid common pitfalls when reporting results while using appropriate reporting styles. The following resources provide information on using evaluation results. Included are resources related to public value of Cooperative Extension work and reporting.
Reporting Results of Common Statistical Tests in APA Format (PDF)
This fact sheet by Laura Little, Psychology Learning Center, University of Washington, provides examples of how to properly report common statistical tests in APA format in reports. Good how-to examples for reporting statistical results. 2010.
Style Reports for Scientific Writing (PDF)
This fact sheet by Psychology Learning Center, University of Washington, offer a "tip list" of common errors in scientific writing. Good examples and advice to avoid common pitfalls in reporting results. 2010.
Reporting Statistics in APA Style
This webpage by Jeffrey Kahn, Illinois State University, demonstrates how to properly report common statistical tests in APA format in reports. Good how-to examples for reporting statistical results.
Calculating and Displaying Findings from a Stepscale
This fact sheet by Nancy Ellen Kiernan, Penn State University, teaches how to calculate stepscale evaluation data and present it. 2002.
Spreading the Word About Extension's Public Value
This Journal of Extension article by Laura Kalambokidis, University of Minnesota, focuses on public value - how Extension benefits people who have no contact with the programs. Results of a Public Value workshop are presented and discussed. 2011.
Advancing the Public Value Movement: Sustaining Extension During Tough Times
This Journal of Extension article by Nancy K. Franz, Iowa State University, focuses on public value and why Extension needs to make on organizational commitment to reporting not only private value but also public value. Suggests organizational changes to include public value measurements in Extension work and reporting. 2011.
Building Extension's Public Value: Short Course
This on-line presentation by Laura Kalambokidis, University of Minnesota, discusses how to take impact data and present the public value to stakeholders and other audiences. A primer on "public value" and how to develop and report impact. 2009.
Building Extension's Public Value: Workbook
This curriculum/workbook by Laura Kalambokidis and Theresa Bipes, University of Minnesota, includes training materials for learning about public value - what it is and how to measure it. 2007.