Community Catalyst Program: The Community--Community Capitals Economic Mobility Framework
From John Buzzard on October 14th, 2020
Transform Your Work with Data-Driven Discovery Strategies
THE COMMUNITY: COMMUNITY CAPITALS ECONOMIC MOBILITY FRAMEWORK
October 14, 2020 @ 11:00 AM PST
Dr. Cassandra Dorius, Iowa State University & Dr. Teja Pristavec, University of Virginia
The strategies you need to measure capacity for new community development projects, help Extension and communities to work together to strengthen downtown and main street, and use data to apply for grants, get legislative support, and measure impact.
Session two of a six-part webinar series that has been developed for you, the Extension professional. This series features leaders and researchers from Virginia, Iowa, and Oregon who can help you transform your work with tools to maximize your time, develop responsive programs using data insights, and foster impact in collaboration with communities. The webinar series has been made possible with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. For more information https://datascienceforthepublicgood.org/economic-mobility
A partnership of five universities—the University of Virginia, Virginia Tech, Virginia State University, Iowa State University, and Oregon State University—this is a pilot initiative that utilizes data science to unravel complex, community challenges and advance economic mobility across Virginia, Iowa, and Oregon with interest in scaling the effort across the United States and American Territories.