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Training

Project Design and Evaluation

Day 1

Wednesday, October 21, 2009
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


Lunch will be provided

Day 2

Thursday, October 22, 2009
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Lunch will be provided

COST: $50.00
Payable by check to Elkhorn Slough Foundation

REGISTRATION FOR THIS PROGRAM IS CLOSED


Instructor Information

Steve Gilbert
Trainer
NOAA Coastal Services Center

Ms. Pam Kylstra
Trainer, facilitator, evaluator
NOAA Office for Coastal Management

Contact

Grey Hayes
grey@elkhornslough.org
831-274-8700

Sponsors

Description

See also: Coastal Training Network, Sustainable Human Systems

This course provides environmental stewardship and education professionals with the knowledge, skills, and tools to design and implement education and outreach projects that have measurable impacts on the audience they want to reach. This interactive curriculum can help you increase the effectiveness of your projects by applying instructional design theory to their design. After attending the workshop, participants will be able to:

    * Describe the context of project design and evaluation within the scope of agency and organization missions, strategic plans, and established program niches

   * Apply appropriate instructional design theory and practices to project development

    * Explain the role of logic models in project design and evaluatio and create logic models for their projects

    * Use performance measurement as part of project evaluation

    * Describe three types and four levels of evaluation that can be applied to projects

This workshop is provided in partnership with the NOAA Coastal Services Center.  It is also being offered by the San Francisco Bay CTP in Oakland on October 26 and 27.  You may wish to attend there if that venue is closer.

Documents and Publications

Contact List
We encourage participants to download the contact list to assist with arranging a rideshare or to get in contact with someone you met at the workshop. Those interested in sharing a ride to the event are marked on the contact list.

DOCUMENT AUTHOR / SOURCE
WORKSHOP MATERIALS
Agenda; Program Design and Evaluation
PDF, 39KB
Coastal Services Center

Summer 2009

Links

Conservation Action Planning: An In-Depth Logic Model for Conservation Practioners
http://conserveonline.org/workspaces/cbdgateway/cap/resources/index_html

Description of Program Design and Evaluation Workshop
http://www.csc.noaa.gov/cms/cls/project_design.html

Logic Model Templates
http://www.uwex.edu/ces/pdande/evaluation/evallogicmodelworksheets.html

Microsoft Visio - one program to help visualize and build logic models
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/visio/FX100487861033.aspx

Questions and Answers

Submit a question on this subject and we'll provide an answer. info@elkhornsloughctp.org