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07 Jan Happy New Year!

Hello 2016! And a fond farewell 2015: The International Year of Evaluation. Check out the 84 events that occurred around the world in 2015 to celebrate evaluation and enhance the capacities of Civil Service Organizations to engage in a strategic and meaningful manner in national evaluation processes, contribute to improved country-led evaluation systems and policies that are equity-focused and gender equality responsive.  ...

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15 Dec Obama signs Every Student Succeeds Act

This past Thursday, President Obama signed the Every Student Succeeds Act, a bipartisan replacement to the No Child Left Behind Act. While still requiring standardized tests in grades three through eight, the new law gives states more authority allowing them to intervene in under-performing schools by any "evidence-based" method they choose....

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24 Nov Group Mentoring with AWIS Seattle

d2i founder, Veronica Smith, will be joining the Association for Women in Science to provide mentorship for 8 recent graduates as they transition into their professional careers. Veronica will continue to meet with her mentees for the duration of 10 months, providing valuable insight and guidance for career development and success in the workplace....

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18 Nov Annual Diversity Dinner: A Table of Inclusion

d2i founder, Veronica Smith, is at the Diversity Awareness Partnership's annual diversity dinner, A Table of Inclusion, this week in St. Louis. The night will include cultural performances, networking and auctioning to support DAP's annual programs, youth engagement initiatives and awareness campaigns....

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10 Nov Exemplary Evaluations in a Multicultural World

d2i founder, Veronica Smith, is at the Exemplary Evaluations Conference this week in Chicago to learn more about evaluation environments, policies and methodologies from different cultures and regions throughout the world. Veronica is also participating in panels detailing her work around theory-driven evaluations and evaluation training and education....

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02 Nov Celebrating Veterans Appreciation Week

Data2insight salutes United States Military Veterans and veteran-owned businesses for their great work and service to our communities. Plenty of opportunity to show gratitude and support to our veterans and their families this week at the University of Washington and SBA's Veterans Small Business Week Events....

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19 Oct Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference in Tacoma, WA this week!

This week data2insight founder, Veronica S. Smith, is headed to the Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference in Tacoma, WA! Governor Inslee’s team is using Lean principles and an enterprise performance management system to foster the spirit of continuous improvement and to create a culture that encourages respect, creativity, and innovative problem solving.  This work is intended to drive results in 5 goal areas: World-class education Prosperous economy Sustainable energy & clean environment Healthy & safe communities Efficient, effective & accountable government ...

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