Evaluation Learning Lab

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I was honored to be serve as a core participant to in this groundbreaking consortium and help inform the design and activation of the Evaluation Learning Lab, by providing strategy advice, facilitation support, and evaluation expertise. The Evaluation Learning Lab aims to advance comprehensive assessment practices that embody values that are congruent with arts and social justice work, and build tools to capture social impact and systems change more effectively. Our collective goals are to create:

  • A framework for ethical evaluation practices, adaptable to a variety of different purposes that reflect values and goals underpinning arts and social change work;
  • Criteria for assessing aesthetic excellence (alongside social efficacy) that promulgate self-determined, meaningful aesthetic outcomes and standards relevant to the work at the axis of the arts and social justice; and
  • New methodologies and companion indicators to measure systems change and organizational development over time.

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