Leveraging data to improve diligent recruitment planning and implementation

In this National Center for Diligent Recruitment webinar, you will learn about the ways data can support your diligent recruitment efforts. Gain strategies for using data to monitor and improve outcomes for children and youth in foster care.

Learning objectives

  • Hear examples of ways to use data.
  • Learn a framework for forming good data questions.
  • Find strategies for integrating data into your current diligent recruitment planning.
  • Get an overview of how to use data in diligent recruitment.
  • See data from a question to answer perspective and process.
  • Learn how to improve equity in your data collection by including people of color and those with lived experience in your data question formulation and data analysis.
  • Explore methods for formulating good data questions that translate into reports, graphs, and dashboards that answer key questions.

Presenters

John McInturf
Diligent recruitment data advisor
National Center for Diligent Recruitment

Candis Jones
Director of intensive technical assistance
National Center for Diligent Recruitment

Audience

While this webinar is open to all audiences, it is designed to be an advanced-level webinar for public (state, county, tribes, and territories) child welfare administrators and managers who are responsible for diligent recruitment development and implementation.

The webinar may also be of interest to private agencies and nonprofit organizations that partner with child welfare systems on diligent recruitment work.

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Related resource

Presentation slides (535 KB PDF)
 

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Contact Us

Wherever you are in your diligent recruitment planning and implementation process, our National Center for Diligent Recruitment staff are here to help you.

Email

consultation@adoptuskids.org

Phone

In English: (888) 200-4005
En español: (877) 236-7831