Partnerships, Evaluation, and Effective Practice in Child Welfare: Introducing a New Framework (Part 1)

Good child welfare practice changes lives, and the choices we make about how to evaluate our practices and how to apply evaluation findings affects outcomes for children and families. An agency administrator and an evaluator discuss reasons why building evidence and performing evidence-based practice in child welfare can be so difficult. Using colorful and dynamic animation, they introduce a practical framework developed by national child welfare experts. (Part 1 of 5 in the Framework Series)


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View all the videos in this five-part series:

  1. Partnerships, Evaluation, and Effective Practice in Child Welfare: Introducing a New Framework
  2. A Framework to Design, Test, Spread, and Sustain Effective Child Welfare Practice: Identify & Explore
  3. A Framework to Design, Test, Spread, and Sustain Effective Child Welfare Practice: Develop & Test and Compare & Learn
  4. A Framework to Design, Test, Spread, and Sustain Effective Child Welfare Practice: Replicate & Adapt and Apply & Improve
  5. A Framework to Design, Test, Spread, and Sustain Effective Child Welfare Practice: Tying It All Together
Last Reviewed: June 7, 2019