Data-driven Performance Improvement: NCWWI 1-page Summary

This paper summarizes the article “Use Of Data to Assess Performance And Promote Outcome Achievement by Public and Private Child Welfare Agency Staff”, discusses the findings and implications of a study that measured public and private frontline worker perceptions of evidence-informed practices (EIP), offering suggestions for utilizing EIP in child welfare agencies; providing research focused on the various types of evidence available in child welfare agencies; and discussing the extent to which this information is incorporated into daily practice. (2011)