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Speaker: Michael Quinn Patton, Ph.D. Webinar title: Evaluation Science:How Knowledge is Validated, How the World is Changed, and How Nobel Prizes are Awarded.Presented by the the School of Social Science, Policy and Evaluation at Claremont Graduate University.
In this “post-truth” era, conceptualizing evaluation as science and practitioners as evaluation scientists serves both science and evaluation. Both are evidence-based processes; when the credibility of scientific evidence is attacked, the credibility of evaluation evidence is threatened as well. Michael Quinn Patton, the founder and director of Utilization-Focused Evaluation, will present the case for treating evaluation as science and how that treatment complements but is different from treating evaluation as a profession/discipline.
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909-607-1410. Since 2002, the John Stauffer Charitable Trust has sponsored a series of informative talks on current research in applied psychology for DBOS students, faculty, and the general community.
The Evaluators' Institute (#TEI) welcomes CEA members to participate in its April/May 2018 Chicago Program. Contact email@example.com to access the special CEA discount!
(April 30 – May 5, 2018)
The Evaluators’ Institute (TEI) offers top-tier training in evaluation for beginning, mid-career, and advanced evaluation professionals. Taught by leaders in the field, TEI courses offer technical rigor in evaluation methods and practice through participant-centered, adult-learning approaches.
For participants who are interested in charting a full course of study, TEI offers a number of professional certifications.
You can find course descriptions and information on how to register on the TEI website here: https://tei.cgu.edu/
Don’t miss this great opportunity for CEA members to build professional skills alongside great faculty and fellow participants. Act now before the classes fill up!
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