UD CHARM is partnered with the Center for Research in Education & Social Policy (CRESP) within UD’s College of Education and Human Development to serve as the external evaluator for the center’s coordinated research, education and outreach, and management. CRESP provides researchers with proven evaluation track records in state and federal initiatives. CRESP evaluations have been designed to meet the standards set by the Joint Committee on Standards for Education Evaluation and the American Evaluation Association’s Guiding Principles for Evaluators. All evaluation procedures and instruments will be approved by the UD Institutional Review Board.