• 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…

  • 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…