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A drop-in session to discuss evaluation issues and topics related to Access & Participation work. Things you might want to discuss include:

  • Learn more about the Access & Participation Evaluation Community of Practice
  • Challenges in evaluation and getting the data
  • Networking
  • Evidencing projects/programmes/interventions
  • Find out more about the benefits of a theory of change
  • How to do a self-assessment on your evaluation
  • Learn more about Office for Students (OfS) regulatory requirements and guidance
  • Sounding board for plans/ideas

Or anything else A&P evaluation related!

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Wed 23 Mar 2022 10:00 [Places]
Evaluation Ethics new Tue 8 Feb 2022   09:30 [Places]

This online session will explore ethical considerations and principles within evaluation and how to ensure ethical practice in your evaluation. The session will comprise of practical guidance and the opportunity to work through real ethics scenarios relating to evaluation within a group.

Surveys are a very common data collection method in Access & Participation evaluation. This session will review why they are so ubiquitous, their strengths and some common pitfalls to look out for. Great if you're new to survey design or want to refresh yourself on this method, we'll be going over some examples from recent programmes' evaluation and sharing good practice in design, collection, and analysis.

These sessions are aimed at those who are brand new to HEAT (Higher Education Access Tracker) and who will want to be added to the live database as their institution’s Operational Lead or User with all Reports. 

If you are only going to need Read Only or Read Only with Export permissions this training is not required.

3 other events...

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Wed 2 Mar 2022 09:30 [Places]
Thu 7 Apr 2022 09:30 [Places]
Fri 6 May 2022 09:30 [Places]
Scoping Evaluation – Uses, Questions and Scaling new Tue 1 Feb 2022   14:00 [Places]

This online session will address how to scope the requirements and boundaries of your evaluation in terms of purposes, questions and scaling. It will particularly explore how evaluation could be used constructively and strategically, and five potential areas that you could explore in your evaluation. This is the second step in the 6-Step Evaluation Process. The session will comprise of practical guidance, opportunities for discussion, and introduce some practical resources you can use in your own evaluation planning.

Theory of Change - Part 1 new Wed 23 Feb 2022   10:00 [Places]

This online session will cover the basics of an underpinning Theory of Change for access & participation interventions. It is linked to the Theory of Change - Part 2 session on 16th March which will focus on worked examples.

Theory of Change - Part 2 new Wed 16 Mar 2022   10:00 [Places]

This online session follows on from the Theory of Change - part 1 session on 23rd February. Part 2 will be an interactive session looking at worked examples.

This online session will explore the role of stakeholder analysis in programme/intervention design, evaluation planning, and reporting. It will also look at ways to undertake stakeholder analysis and stakeholder management. The session will comprise of practical guidance and opportunities for interaction.