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American Evaluation Association Resources

-AEA Evaluator Competencies 
-AEA Guiding Principles
-Online Resources 
-AEA Daily Blog
-AEA Discussion Lists/ListServs

Evaluation 101 

-AEA Introduction to Evaluation 101 E-Course

-Click HERE for access to a PowerPoint that is titled ‘Evaluation 101’.  This PowerPoint was conceived of and funded by the Minnesota Evaluation Association as a tool for its members and others in the community. The presentation provides an overview of program evaluation and how organizations or programs might benefit from the use of evaluation. 

Regional Evaluation and Research Groups
-Community for Minnesotans working in evaluation who are from communities that are Indigenous, Black, and/or Of Color
-Evaluation Community of Practice
-Twin Cities Research Group  

-Center for Culturally Responsive Evaluation and Assessment 
-Centers for Disease Control Program Performance and Evaluation
-Cornell Office for Research on Evaluation
-Federal Evaluators
-Monitoring, Evaluation, Research Learning Development (MERL)
-Minnesota Evaluation Studies Institute
-National Center for Evaluation and Assessment
-The Evaluation Center
-The Evaluators' Institute

Handbooks and Toolkits
-Evaluation Checklists
-Pell Institute and Pathways to College Network Evaluation Toolkit
-World Bank Impact Evaluation Toolkit

Helpful Websites 
-Metrics for Health Communities
-Minnesota Compass
-Self-Sufficiency Research Clearinghouse
-World Bank Open Data
-The National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership (NNIP)

Statistical Resources 

-John Hopkins Data Scientist Certificate (Free) 
-Learning R
-R for Data Science
-Statistical Horizons
-The Analysis Factor

Webinars and Videos
-FSG Reimagining Social Change: Evaluating Social Innovation Webinar (bottom of page) with Hallie Preskill
-FSG Reimagining Social Change: Evaluating Complexity Webinar with Hallie Preskill 
-Eva the Evaluator video- demystifying the complex work of evaluation

MNEA Materials

-Why Join MNEA Brochure

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Minnesota Evaluation Association

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