The Revised Quality Standards: “A Man’s Reach Should Exceed His Grasp” or “A Bridge Too Far”: Which is the Case?

The Revised Quality Standards: “A Man’s Reach Should Exceed His Grasp” or “A Bridge Too... Prev Sci (2015) 16:933–937 DOI 10.1007/s11121-015-0583-6 The Revised Quality Standards: BAMan’s Reach Should Exceed His Grasp^ or BA Bridge Too Far^: Which is the Case? 1,2 Leonard Bickman Published online: 2 August 2015 Society for Prevention Research 2015 Introduction monitoring program integrity over time; (f) measurement of the programs’ effects; (g) the establishment of reasonable and I feel confident, knowing many of the members of the task meaningful comparison or control groups; and (h) problems of force who developed the revised standards, that several of the low base rate for establishing sample size. These issues are addressed in the revised standards. These issues, which were ideas or concerns that I am going to address are not new to them. I am assuming that if my viewpoints are not reflected in not clearly recognized almost 30 years ago, are now an inte- the standards’ documents, they were either not considered gral part of standards for the next generation. However, I see sufficiently important, or they did not achieve the consensus the implications of some of these standards in a somewhat required for a document birthed by a committee. I have tried to different perspective than what is expressed in the Prevention Science Springer Journals

The Revised Quality Standards: “A Man’s Reach Should Exceed His Grasp” or “A Bridge Too Far”: Which is the Case?

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