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Promoting Evaluative Thinking in Everyday Practice: Eval Lab 2.0

An interview with Dr. Bethan Kingsley, an Eval Lab facilitator and former ECN postdoctoral fellow

UEval: A New Model of Evaluative Learning

“Evaluation is key to unpacking what works, why it works and what is needed to establish long-lasting change”

5 Insights from Taking a Principles-Based Approach to Measurement

Ryan Lacanilao from Alberta Health shares his reflections on principles-based evaluation

It's All About the Principles

Teresa Mejia, Project Manager for the All in for Youth evaluation, reflects on the principles-focused approach

Developmental Evaluation

What is developmental evaluation and why would I use it? Julia Roy, ECN trainee, shares her thoughts.

Terra Brentwood Project: Developing a Model of Supportive Housing for Teen Parents

The ECN, Terra Centre, and Brentwood Housing Society partner to address a complex social issue

March 2021
March 2021
May 2019
Fall 2017

Evaluation in the Field of Early Childhood Development: A Scoping Review

Evaluation Journal of Australasia | March 2022

Responding to the Evaluation Capacity Needs of the Early Childhood Field: Insights from a Mixed Methods Community-based Participatory Design

Canadian Journal of Program Evaluation | March 2022

UEval: Bringing Community-Based Experiential Learning to the Evaluation Classroom

Canadian Journal of Program Evaluation | March 2021

Competency-Based Evaluation Education: Four Essential Things to Know and Do

Canadian Journal of Program Evaluation | March 2021

Evaluation Capacity: A Critical Tool for Social Innovation

CUP Annual Report | May 2019

Developing an Evaluation Capacity Building Network in theField of Early Childhood Development

Engaged Scholar Journal | Fall 2017
October 2021
April 2017
September 2016
December 2015

EvalByte: Helping Nonprofits Navigate a Complex World Through Strategic Learning

Evaluation Capacity Network: Fall 2023 Partner Report

EvalByte: The All in For Youth Initiative: Year 6 Evaluation

EvalByte: Alberta Compensation Framework Project

EvalByte: Building Evaluation Capacity with Diverse Needs in Alberta’s Mentoring Sector

EvalByte: Journeys through Early Learning and Childcare: Experiences of Ethnocultural Families (Part 2)

EvalByte: Tackling Challenge Areas in Evaluation

Evaluating Ourselves: A Summary of Findings from the Second Year of our Partnership Evaluation

EvalByte: LaboEval

EvalByte: Documenting the Development of the New Canadians Health Centre (part 2)

EvalByte: ECN Partnership Evaluation Year 2

EvalByte: Childhood Educator Wage Grid

CUP Impacts 2022: Evaluation Capacity Network

EvalByte: Documenting the Development of the New Canadians Health Centre

EvalByte: Evaluating an Innovative Model of Experiential Co-Learning

EvalByte: Journeys through Early Learning and Childcare: The Experience of Cultural Minority Families

EvalByte: Bringing Awareness to Children, Youth, and Families’ Mental Health During the Pandemic

EvalByte: Creating Workforce Stability in the Early Learning and Child Care Sector

Evaluating Ourselves: What We Learned

Evaluation Capacity Building Survey Results

What We Heard: Advancing Meaningful Evaluation in the Field of Early Childhood

Advancing Evaluation Practices in the Field of Early Childhood Development

September 2021
UAlberta Folio Story: Public Health Students Help Community Groups Improve Programs Through Evaluation
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