Working Group D: Program Assessment - Measuring and Sharing Impact
Virtual Institute, March 1-5, 2021
Virtual Presentation on Program Assessment - Measuring and Sharing Impact for SGSO Network, April 14, 2021
Applications due November 6th, 2020
Preview application questions in one document - do not apply via this document, use the form link above
This Working Group will update existing resources, create new resources, and prepare and deliver a virtual presentation for the SGSO Network on how school gardens and School Garden Support Organizations measure the impacts they are having on students and communities, and how they share that impact.
Working Group Deliverables: Resources and a Presentation
In order to expand upon existing resources from the SGSO Network on this Key Activity, this Working Group might create or enhance a few of the following resources:
Working groups members will identify the best tools for sharing their work and present their outcomes via a virtual presentation on 4/14/2021.
Resources Previously Shared Via the SGSO Network:
The following resources, in addition to others to be identified by the working group, may serve as a jumping off point to create the Working Group deliverables mentioned above.
November 6, 2020 - Applications Due
January 27, 2021, 11am - Noon PST - Whole Group Launch (all 4 working groups)
March 1-5, 2021 - Working Group Week (Detailed Schedule below)
April 23, 2021, 11am - Noon PST - Whole Group Reflection & Celebration (all 4 working groups)
Working Group Key Activity Virtual Presentations - April 14, 2021
Working Group Week Schedule
Pre-Working Group Tasks On your own, review existing materials related to your Key Activity Working Group, review your working group agenda
Monday - Get to know one another, Share experiences and expertise in Key Activity, Reflect on existing materials on Key Activity, Discuss potential deliverables, Decide on most useful resources to update or create
Tuesday - Work together to update existing resources and create new resources on Key Activity, Learn from guest presenters when relevant
Wednesday - Day off
Thursday - Continue working together to update existing resources and create new resources on Key Activity
Friday - Finalize updates to existing resources and new resources on Key Activity; Plan presentation for the SGSO Network
* Each day will include synchronous and asynchronous activities, as well as breaks.