Learn how to develop a map of program resources, activities and expected results. We’ll discuss how to direct programming and improve client outcomes. You’ll also come away with a better understanding of the difference between inputs, outputs and outcomes. Learn how to create a comprehensive program manual to enable program replication.
Learn how to use national clearinghouses to select evidence-based practices, and how to implement a program with fidelity. We’ll also cover how to create opportunities for innovation within evidence-based programs.
Quarterly Policy Committee meeting
Learn about common data collection methods, and strategies to incorporate new data collection procedures into current data collection workflows. We’ll also cover how to maximize existing data systems and resources.
Learn about simple techniques to clean and prepare your quantitative data for data analysis. Quantitative data is usually collected on intake forms and surveys, and likely lives in a database or an excel spreadsheet.
Lean how Upstream Investments supports service providers to improve program outcomes and maximize funding opportunities. We’ll also cover tips to navigate our training and coaching opportunities.
Learn how to utilize the Upstream Investments Impact Report template to tell your program’s story and highlight key accomplishments.
Learn simple techniques to analyze basic quantitative data (from forms or surveys) in Excel.
Learn simple approaches to analyze qualitative data (from interviews or focus groups) in Microsoft Word and free online applications.
Steering Committee meets 8 times a year.