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Date Title Instructor Time
9/27/2018 Leveraging Program Evaluation and Data to Improve Your Services - Part 2 Kara Bixby, MPP & Nora Robinson, MSW 1:00-2:30 pm CDT

Brief Overview: This two-session webinar is focused on evaluation and helping your organization/CAC see the value of evaluation and data in achieving its mission. This webinar will connect evaluation to continuous improvement, providing an overview of the philosophy of continuous improvement and strategies that can build a culture of continuous improvement in your organization.

Expert Presenter: Kara is the Evaluation Director at WithInsight, bringing expertise in program evaluation, data analytics and research. She is passionate about evaluation capacity building - helping others leverage the power of data and processes to learn and improve their work. Kara has trained hundreds of nonprofit organizations to strategically use data for continuous improvement. Her unique approach to evaluation brings life and new perspectives to traditional evaluation tools like logic models and evaluation plans. Kara believes that when done well, evaluation can give voice to children and families, empower staff to learn and develop their skills, and change systems to become equitable and effective.

As co-owner and strategy director for WithInsight, Nora’s role is to help organizations think and act strategically, from their long-term vision to their daily details. Nora brings a passion for good process, believing that in order for organizations to be impactful externally, they must be healthy and strategic internally. Some of her strengths include partnership development, program design, facilitation, team supervision, and project management. She excels in building trusting relationships with clients and coaching them through change to meet their long-term goals. Nora has built the capacity of hundreds of nonprofit organizations through training people to use best practices, actionable data, and appropriate quality improvement techniques.

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Continuing Education Credits

This activity has also been designed to meet the Minnesota Board of Social Work for 1.5 hours CEU and 1 Post Credits by the Minnesota Peace Officers.


Accessing the Live Webinar

Once you have registered for the live webinar, you will receive an email confirming your registration and providing you with a webinar link. Please check your spam folder if you do not receive a confirmation email. A reminder email will also be sent to your inbox 24 hours prior to the live event. Click on the webinar link in either of the above-referenced email messages to access the webinar on the day of the event.

Please contact Kia Kehrer at kia.kehrer@childrensmn.org with any additional questions.