SUMMER EVALUATION INSTITUTE 2015

 Workshop and Course Availability

Below you will find all the Courses available at Summer Evaluation Institute 2015. If workshops or courses are at capacity, then FULL will appear for Availability below. Click on a course title to see the full description. Please note: this listing is updated periodically and is not kept in real time.

Course Course Name Availability

Sunday, May 31, 2015 from 9:00am-4:00pm

01 Practical Methods for Improving Evaluation Communication FULL
02 Introduction to Evaluation FULL

Monday, June 1, 2015 from 9:10am-12:30pm

06 It’s not the Plan, It’s the Planning: Strategies for Evaluation Plans and Planning FULL
07 Every Picture Tells a Story: Flow Charts, Logic Models, LogFrames, Etc. What They Are and When to Use Them FULL
08 Culturally Responsive Evaluation (CRE): Theory to Practice and Back Again
FULL
09 Qualitative Approaches to Evaluation: Core Concepts for Defensible Practice FULL
11 Twelve Steps of Quantitative Data Cleaning: Strategies for Dealing with Dirty Evaluation Data FULL
12 Process Evaluation: What You Need To Know and How to Get Started FULL
13 RealWorld Evaluation: Practical Approaches for Conducting Evaluation in Spite of Constraints FULL
20 Smart Data Visualization FULL
24 Developmental Evaluation Design Studio FULL

Monday, June 1, 2015 from 1:40pm-5:00pm 

03 Translating Evaluation Findings to Actionable Recommendations FULL
04 Evaluating Community Coalitions and Partnerships: Methods, Approaches, and Challenges FULL
05 An Executive Summary is Not Enough: Effective Evaluation Reporting Techniques FULL
11 Twelve Steps of Quantitative Data Cleaning: Strategies for Dealing with Dirty Evaluation Data FULL
12 Process Evaluation: What You Need To Know and How to Get Started FULL
21 Logic Models as a Practical Tool in Evaluation and Planning FULL
23 Integrating Marketing Strategies: Social Media Evaluation and Reporting
    FULL
24 Developmental Evaluation Design Studio  FULL

                                              Tuesday, June 2, 2015 from 9:10am-12:30pm

03 Translating Evaluation Findings to Actionable Recommendations FULL
04 Evaluating Community Coalitions and Partnerships: Methods, Approaches, and Challenges FULL
06 It’s not the Plan, It’s the Planning: Strategies for Evaluation Plans and Planning FULL
08 Culturally Responsive Evaluation (CRE): Theory to Practice and Back Again FULL
09 Qualitative Approaches to Evaluation: Core Concepts for Defensible Practice FULL
16 Beyond the Basics of Program Design: A Theory-Driven Approach FULL
17 Advanced Cost-Effectiveness Analysis for Health and Human Service Programs FULL
19 Development and Use of Indicators for Program Evaluation FULL
23 Integrating Marketing Strategies: Social Media Evaluation and Reporting FULL

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 from 1:40pm-5:00pm

05 An Executive Summary is Not Enough: Effective Evaluation Reporting Techniques FULL
10 Needs Assessment - Basic Ideas, a Guiding Model, and Hands-on Work with Several Interesting Methods FULL
14 Conflict Resolution Skills for Evaluators FULL
15 Using Theory to Improve Evaluation Practice FULL
18 Systems as Program Theory and as Methodology: A Hands on Approach over the Evaluation Life Cycle FULL
19 Development and Use of Indicators for Program Evaluation FULL
22  Introduction to Communities of Practice (CoPs) FULL
26 An Introduction to Social Return on Investment (SROI)
FULL

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 from 9:10am-12:30pm

10 Needs Assessment - Basic Ideas, a Guiding Model, and Hands-on Work with Several Interesting Methods FULL
13 RealWorld Evaluation: Practical approaches for conducting evaluation in spite of constraints FULL
14 Conflict Resolution Skills for Evaluators FULL
17 Advanced Cost-Effectiveness Analysis for Health and Human Service Programs FULL
18 Systems as Program Theory and as Methodology: A Hands on Approach over the Evaluation Life Cycle FULL
22 Introduction to Communities of Practice (CoPs) FULL
25 Keeping it REAList: Making sense of “What works? For Whom? How? and Under What Conditions?” using a Realist Evaluation Approach
FULL