• Professional Development

    EvalYouth Virtual Conference – November 23

    This Saturday, November 23 EvalYouth will host their 4th virtual conference. This is a half-day FREE online conference with widely relevant topics presented by renowned professionals. For more information or to sign up, head to https://www.evalpartners.org/evalyouth/fourth-evalyouth-virtual-conference. Space is limited. From the EvalYouth website: EvalYouth is organizing it’s 4th innovative, dynamic, and thought-provoking virtual conference to help young and emerging evaluators build their evaluation skills and learn new methods for conducting evaluation. The conference will provide an opportunity for the participants to learn evaluation design and planning, important tips for conducting evaluation, evaluation results analysis, creativity in evaluation, communicating the evaluation results and evaluating the SDGs.

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    Measuring Collaboration Presentation and Engagement with CES (free event!)

    An Opportunity to: -> Meet the President of the Canadian Evaluation Society -> Engage with provincial CES folks -> Enjoy a presentation on measuring collaboration The Presentation Organizations are increasingly pressured to achieve results in complex environments. The collaboration frequently required to carry out projects and programs is often missing from theories of change. Evaluation can play a key role in articulating how and in what contexts improved relationships and collaboration lead to improved outcomes. A deeper understanding of collaboration can help to guide the design of interventions and strengthen long-term improvements to programs and organizational functioning. This presentation offers a series of concepts and tools related to measuring collaboration.…

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    REMINDER: Upcoming FREE Lecture by Dr Stephen Brookfield

    MSVU President’s Visiting Lecture Series to host Dr. Stephen Brookfield Mount Saint Vincent University and the Delmore “Buddy” Daye Learning Institute are pleased to host Dr. Stephen Brookfield, award winning expert on adult education and teaching race, for the 2019 edition of the President’s Visiting Lecture Series on Teaching and Learning. In his talk “Overcoming white supremacy through teaching with narrative disclosure”, Dr. Brookfield, will explore ways of teaching about race. In his recent book Teaching Race: How to help students unmask and challenge racism, he notes the following (points which will also underpin his talk at MSVU): We live in a time of rampant racism. If unchallenged, racism will continue…

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    Upcoming lecture by Dr. Stephen Brookfield

    MSVU President’s Visiting Lecture Series to host Dr. Stephen Brookfield Mount Saint Vincent University and the Delmore “Buddy” Daye Learning Institute are pleased to host Dr. Stephen Brookfield, award winning expert on adult education and teaching race, for the 2019 edition of the President’s Visiting Lecture Series on Teaching and Learning. In his talk “Overcoming white supremacy through teaching with narrative disclosure”, Dr. Brookfield, will explore ways of teaching about race. In his recent book Teaching Race: How to help students unmask and challenge racism, he notes the following (points which will also underpin his talk at MSVU): We live in a time of rampant racism. If unchallenged, racism will continue…