• Professional Development

    Evaluation Facilitation principles meet Blue Marble Evaluation principles: Professional Development to be World Savvy in a Virtual World (free webinar)

    Blue Marble Evaluation regularly holds free webinars related to its focus on “training the next generation of evaluators to Think Globally, Act Globally and Evaluate Globally.” (https://bluemarbleeval.org/) Blue Marble Evaluation’s next webinar will be held on September 22nd, 2020 @ 2:00pm (UTC) / 11:00am (ADT) and is titled, “Evaluation Facilitation principles meet Blue Marble Evaluation principles: Professional Development to be World Savvy in a Virtual World”. You can learn about the webinar and register at: https://bluemarbleeval.org/latest/evaluation-facilitation-principles-meet-blue-marble-evaluation-principles-professional From the website: Learn how two professional development and capability-building trainers, Glenn Page and Michael Quinn Patton, are adapting to the online environment. Two principles-focused evaluation approaches interconnect as Glenn will focus on how to apply the principles…

  • Contracts & Jobs

    RFP Opportunity: Evaluation and Performance Measurement Online Course

    The Atlantic Region Association of Immigrant Serving Agencies (ARAISA) is seeking a consultant (trainer), consulting team, or non-profit organization (hereinafter referred to as ‘Consultant’) to design, develop and deliver a bilingual (English/French) online course on Evaluation and Performance Measurement for Settlement and Integration Sector Practitioners in Atlantic Canada. The primary aim of the training is to increase the capacity of settlement agency staff to monitor, evaluate and incorporate learning into program delivery for newcomers to Canada. The course topic will be addressed through the delivery of several modules comprised of videos, downloadable resources and worksheets, and facilitated live virtual sessions, to take place in February and early March 2021.  Deadline…

  • Contracts & Jobs

    RFP Opportunity: Development of an online course on Truth and Reconciliation in Evaluation

    The Canadian Evaluation Society is accepting requests for proposals for the development of a new e-Institute course on Truth and Reconciliation in Evaluation, a complimentary webinar, and a limited number of practice support documents.  These products will reflect the CES commitment to Truth and Reconciliation and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. The consultant(s) is expected to work remotely under the supervision of the CES Director e-Institute (board position) and the Truth and Reconciliation (T&R) Reference Group.  The term for this work is up to 18 months. An electronic copy of your proposal must be submitted to [email protected]  by 5 pm EDT on September 30, 2020.  Acceptable formats for the electronic version are *pdf,…

  • Professional Development

    Apply for funding for evaluation training with the CESEF Educational Assistance Award (applications due September 15)

    Looking to attend a new workshop or gain additional training to improve your evaluation skill set? Apply for the Educational Assistance Award with CESEF to win upwards of $500. For more information visit: http://cesef.memberlodge.org/educational-assistance-awards.  Deadline to apply is September 15th! Email your request for an application form to [email protected] For original post, see https://evaluationcanada.ca/news/22481?f=n

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    Employment Opportunity: Evaluation Manager at Research Nova Scotia

    Research Nova Scotia (RNS) is a not-for-profit corporation established to enhance research capacity and align research funding with provincial priorities. RNS invests in research that builds and translates knowledge to help ensure a sustainable and prosperous future for Nova Scotia. Opportunity: RNS is a relatively new organization about to implement its strategic approach to supporting research to meet provincial priorities. The Evaluation Manager will have the opportunity to set the agenda for how RNS measures and evaluates progress on the strategy and on stakeholder expectations. Reporting: The Evaluation Manager will report to the Chief Operating Officer (COO). Qualifications: The successful candidate will hold a graduate level degree in a relevant…