• Professional Development

    Reminder: Great Graphs and Dashboard Design with Ann Emery

    Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn from Ann Emery. Seats are filling up, register today for one or both workshops taking place on Tuesday, Sept 24/19: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ann-emery-workshops-great-graphs-and-dashbaord-design-tickets-67924071727 The Canadian Evaluation Society – Nova Scotia Chapter is pleased to present two half-day workshops by Ann Emery Great Graphs (8:30 am-Noon) Dashboard Design (1:00 pm to 4:30 pm) Tuesday, September 24, 2019 Horizon Room, 17th floor, Martime Centre, 1505 Barrington St. Halifax Please register ASAP as there are only 40 available spots. You may register for one or both workshops. Tell Your Story with Data Visualization (Great Graphs) Half-Day Workshop 8:30- Noon Is your data sitting around in spreadsheets, dusty, unused, and…

  • Professional Development

    Ann Emery Workshops, September 24th

    The Canadian Evaluation Society – Nova Scotia Chapter is pleased to present two half-day workshops by Ann Emery Great Graphs (8:30 am-Noon) Dashboard Design (1:00 pm to 4:30 pm) Tuesday, September 24, 2019 Horizon Room, 17th floor, Martime Centre, 1505 Barrington St. Halifax Please register ASAP as there are only 40 available spots. You may register for one or both workshops. Tell Your Story with Data Visualization (Great Graphs) Half-Day Workshop 8:30- Noon Is your data sitting around in spreadsheets, dusty, unused, and forgotten about? Your data deserves to be out in the world: utilized, actionable, talked about. Visualizing data through charts, tables, and diagrams helps you deliver bite-sized information that…

  • CES National,  Professional Development

    Free Webinar – Revised CES Competencies

    Overview for the CES Community Presented by Natalie Kishchuk, VP-PDP WHEN: April 10, 2019 from 12 pm to 1 pm Eastern Daylight Time (English); April 24, 2019 from 12 pm to 1 pm Eastern Daylight Time (French) WHERE:CES webinars take place online using the GoToWebinar platform. You can check your computer’s requirements here. REGISTRATION:Please go here to register:  April 10, 2019, April 24, 2019 COST:Free for all CES members. LANGUAGE:English, French Webinar focus: This webinar will present the updated CES Competencies for Canadian Evaluation Practice. One of CES’s key roles is to contribute to the professionalization of evaluation practice. While the Competencies were developed as part of CES’s Professional Designation (Credentialing)…

  • Professional Development

    Performance Measurement Workshop with Steve Montague

    Performance Measurement Workshop with Steve Montague Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm Learning Centre Plus, 17th Fl Harbourview Room, Maritime Centre, 1505 Barrington St., Halifax This interactive approach to learning uses a case-driven approach, drawing on practical examples from the experiences of participants and the facilitator. Topics include: establishing results logic and measurement, performance measurement strategy, performance information profiles, and linkages to results-based management principles as recently defined by the United Nations, World Bank and others. Workshop Objectives Understand the key principles and practices of  Results Based Management Develop results logic (e.g. framing measurement and evaluation, constructing logic models, understanding the theory of change and developing performance indicators); Design,…

  • Professional Development

    Reminder – An Economic Evaluation: The Health Beginnings Enhanced Home Visitation Program

    An Economic Evaluation: The Healthy Beginnings Enhanced Home Visitation Program Lunch and Learn Webinar Wednesday, February 14, 2018 12:00 PM -1:00 PM Atlantic Nova Scotia’s Healthy Beginnings Enhanced Home Visiting Program (EHV) was launched in 2002 as an enhancement to public health’s perinatal programs and services. The long-term results are anticipated to deliver improved physical, cognitive, emotional and social development of Nova Scotia children. Two qualitative program evaluations (2009 & 2012) found that families in the program achieved positive outcomes. In 2011, there was an interest within the Nova Scotia Department of Health & Wellness to measure the value and impact of the EHV Program. It was determined that an economic…