Session III: The Greenbook Initiative – A Review of the Evaluation
Dr. Jeffrey Edleson, Professor and Director of Research, University of Minnesota; Director, Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse
The Federal Greenbook Initiative included a national evaluation conducted by Caliber Associates and its partners, the National Center for State Courts and the Education Development Center (National Evaluation Team). The National Evaluation Team examined how effectively the sites implemented the guidelines based on local evaluation and data collection activities. In this discussion, Dr. Jeff Edleson, a researcher who was instrumental in authoring and implementing the Greenbook, will highlight the lessons learned from the national evaluation.