Consensus Item Worksheet #_____
Comment “Nuggets” and Rationale for Item ______
Instructions: Summarize the “nugget” or main point that you will develop into proposed comments and your rationale for selecting the “nuggets.”
Note initials of team members in agreement or disagreement on each message.
Note: This tool may be useful for summarizing your analysis before you draft comments.
Strength Summary of Proposed Strengths Rationale
(Add or delete rows as needed. Aim for around 6 total combined strengths and (e.g., linkage to a critical key factor; a
opportunities for improvement [OFIs].) possible role-model practice or result;
OFI Summary of Proposed Opportunities for Improvement Rationale
(Add or delete rows as needed. Aim for around 6 total combined strengths and OFIs.) (e.g., an issue that may be preventing the
applicant from scoring in a higher range;
a general deployment theme, etc.)
Summary of KEY Observations Not Used Rationale
(Add or delete rows as needed. Identify your team (e.g., not relevant to the applicant; conflicted with other comments; beyond the
mates’ observations that you are not including Criteria; prescriptive)
and the reasons why).
Proposed Item Score Rationale
(Add or delete rows as needed. Present scoring (should be based on your consensus comments, NOT team members’ independent
range & specific item score. Be prepared to review scores)
present proposed scores for each evaluation
factor only if asked)