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Webinar training on general institutional analysis topics2014 Community Assessment Institute
WEBINAR TRAINING ON GENERAL TOPICS RELATED TO INSTITUTIONAL ANALYSIS
Receive quality training on institutional analysis and community assessments over the internet.
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Long distance charges to participate can be paid for with you OVW set-aside training funds.
2nd Wednesdays of each month. All sessions are from 2:00 - 3:15 pm Central Time.
October 8, 2014
Top 10 Tips for Conducting Interviews and Observations
Sarah Morrison, Center for the Study of Social Policy
community assessment process is rooted in the first-hand experiences of real
people’s lives – including that of the front line workers whose actions
directly impact public safety. Interviewing practitioners about their day to
day work is just as important as is actually observing them engaged in it. To
observe without interviewing means we risk making up the meaning of what we
see; to interview without observing means we miss the actual work that people
do. This webinar will provide you with concrete tips to prepare for and
implement meaningful interviews and observations as part of your fuller
4-day annual training institutes for local
teams to be immersed in the full range of tools and methods involved in
community assessments as outlined by the Praxis
Safety and Accountability Audit
Community Assessment Institute follow up materials, May 2014:
Slide show for all days
Tab 2: Note-taking worksheets
Tab 3: Miscellaneous handouts