November 2020

Michael Quinn Patton Receives EvalYouth Transformative Evaluator Award

In conjunction with the one-year anniversary of the publication of Blue Marble Evaluation and creation of the Blue Marble Evaluation Network, we are pleased to announce that Michael Quinn Patton has been awarded the EvalYouth Transformative Evaluator Award. This new award recognizes his substantial contributions toward transforming evaluation to ensure the field’s usefulness and relevance in creating … Read more

TRUST on the leading edge of survival

In January, before the pandemic, I offered a blog on Moving at the Speed of Trust: The Role of Blue Marble Evaluation.  This is an updated review of how attention to trust has evolved during this turbulent year. In that new year’s blog I wrote: Trust matters for transformation. The Blue Marble theory of transformation hypothesizes … Read more