Decision Drivers in the Public Sector, the American Association for Budget and Program Analysis (AABPA) Spring 2015 Symposium, will be held at the George Washington University from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on June 22, 2015.
The symposium will feature a panel on “The Challenges of Data-Driven, Evidence-Based Decisions in Government” to address how agencies can harness “existing data and research evidence to solve problems and serve the American public.”
Registration costs $75 for AABPA members and $125 for non-members.
Applications for Training in Cost-Effectiveness and Benefit-Cost Methods for Educational Evaluators Due by May 15, 2015
The Center for Benefit-Cost Studies of Education at Columbia Teachers College is hosting a series of free training sessions this summer, beginning on August 24 and running through August 28, 2015, on methods in cost-effectiveness and cost-benefit analysis for educational interventions.
Sessions are geared for PhDs currently conducting educational research.