Connecting the dots of evaluation

J Contin Educ Nurs. 2009 Dec;40(12):532-3. doi: 10.3928/00220124-20091119-09.


This column presents an overview of Kirkpatrick's four levels of evaluation that can be helpful to continuing nursing education providers when building evaluation into their provider units and activities.

MeSH terms

  • Accreditation
  • Data Collection / methods
  • Education, Nursing, Continuing* / standards
  • Educational Measurement / methods*
  • Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
  • Humans
  • Models, Educational
  • Nursing Education Research / methods*
  • Program Evaluation / methods*