Webinar Slides (PDF)
This webinar is designed to support CCDF Lead Agency staff and partners in understanding how stakeholder perspectives can be paired with agency data to help answer more policy questions. Learn how the perspectives of the people experiencing or implementing the policies can increase understanding of problems, possible solutions, and community contexts. The webinar covers 1) the “Why, Who, and How” of gathering stakeholder perspectives; 2) presentations about recent experiences working with stakeholders in Illinois, New York, and the District of Columbia; and 3) reactions from a state agency perspective.
This is the third in a series of webinars on Building Your Capacity as a CCDF Lead Agency to Use Data in Policy Decisions, hosted by the Center for Supporting Research on CCDBG Implementation with support from the Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation.
The speakers include:
- Gina Adams, Senior Fellow, Urban Institute
- Julia R. Henly, Professor, School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago
- Teresa Derrick-Mills, Deputy Director of the Center for Supporting Research on CCDBG Implementation and Principal Research Associate, Urban Institute
- Linda Saterfield, Interim Associate Director, Illinois Office of Early Childhood
- Julia Isaacs (moderator), Project Director of the Center for Supporting Research on CCDBG Implementation and Senior Fellow, Urban Institute.
- Why is it important to include stakeholder perspectives in your research?
- Which stakeholders should you engage and how do you engage stakeholders in research?
- How have stakeholder perspectives impacted findings and outcomes?
This webinar is designed to support CCDF Lead Agency staff and their partners in pairing stakeholder perspectives with existing data to answer policy questions and gain a better understanding of possible problems, possible solutions, and how community contexts matter in policy choices and outcomes.
Center for Supporting Research on CCDBG Implementation. 2020. “Answering More Child Care Policy Questions: Pairing Stakeholder Perspectives with Your Data.” Washington, DC: US Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation.