Evaluation Training Opportunities

Evaluation Professional Association Conferences

American Evaluation Association annual meeting, and workshops, Oct. 2016, Atlanta; Nov. 2017, Wash., DC.. www.eval.org  Information also available on local and international affiliates http://www.eval.org/p/cm/ld/fid=12 , e.g.:

Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management, Nov. 2016, Wash., DC; Nov. 2017, Chicago; Nov. 2018, Wash., DC http://www.appam.org/events/fall-research-conference/
Canadian Evaluation Society annual meeting and workshops, June 2016, St. John’s; May 2017, Vancouver.  www.evaluationcanada.ca/

Subject-Area Research and Evaluation Conferences

American Educational Research Association annual conference and workshops, April 2016, Wash., DC; April 2017, San Antonio; April 2018, New York City; April 2019, Toronto. http://www.aera.net/EventsMeetings/AnnualMeeting/tabid/10208/Default.aspx 

American Public Health Association annual conference Oct. 2016, Denver; Nov. 2017, Atlanta. https://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual 

Research and Evaluation Conference on Self-Sufficiency, biennial. May 2016, Wash., DC (sponsored by the U.S. Administration of Children and Families, DHHS). http://www.recsconference.net

Professional Training Workshops

American Evaluation Association (AEA) workshops around the annual meeting,  www.eval.org 

AEA Summer Evaluation Institute, annual, June in Atlanta http://www.eval.org/p/cm/ld/fid=99

Claremont Evaluation Center’s Professional Development Workshop Series in Evaluation and Applied Research Methods, August, Claremont, CA, and online. http://www.cgu.edu/workshops

Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES) Graduate School at NIH. http://www.faes.org/grad

International Program for Development Evaluation Training (cosponsored by World Bank and Carleton U.) June - July, Ottawa, Canada http://www.ipdet.org

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Graduate Summer Institute in Mental Health Research. http://www.jhsph.edu/departments/mental-health/summer-institute/courses.html

Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation, Results-Based Management workshops (focus on international development) July, Ottawa http://www.mosaic-net-intl.ca/

Performance Management and Program Evaluation courses, Performance Institute, Wash., DC http://www.performanceinstitute.org/ 

Summer Research Workshops in Education: Quasi-experimental Design and Analysis, Cluster Randomized Trials, July - Aug., Evanston, IL co-sponsored by U.S. Institute of Education Sciences and Northwestern University. http://www.ipr.northwestern.edu/workshops/annual-summer-workshops/  

The Evaluators’ Institute, March and July 2017, Wash., DC http://tei.cgu.edu/

Leading Successful Programs: Using Evidence to Assess Effectiveness, Harvard University Kennedy School of Government, April 30-May 5, 2017 (application deadline Feb. 28, 2017), Cambridge, MA www.hks.harvard.edu/ee/ue  

DC-area University Programs (see http://www.eval.org/p/cm/ld/fid=43 for graduate programs around the U.S.)

American University School of Public Affairs, including the Key Executive Leadership program. Wash., DC  http://www.american.edu/spa/about/  and an online program leading to a graduate certificate in Project Monitoring and Evaluation http://online.american.edu/

Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES) Graduate School at NIH; undergraduate and graduate level courses in medicine, public health, statistics, evaluation. Bethesda, MD  http://faes.org/

George Washington University, Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration, Wash., DC http://www.tspppa.gwu.edu/ 

Online Tools and Webinars (see also Federal Evaluators’ site http://fedeval.net/ic.htm)

CDC http://www.cdc.gov/eval/guide/index.htm

Claremont Graduate School online evaluation courses http://www.cgu.edu/pages/5164.asp

EPA logic model training    http://www.epa.gov/evaluate/lm-training/index.htm

My M&E –monitoring and evaluation programs in foreign assistance http://www.mymande.org  

Professor William Trochim  http://www.socialresearchmethods.net.

USAID Learning Lab http://usaidlearninglab.org/evaluation

Evaluation Tools Training Opportunities