Program Development Competency Definition
Demonstrates the ability to recognize, understand, and facilitate educational opportunities and coordinate resources that best respond to the needs of individuals and communities.

Target: County Agents, County Staff Chairs, Program Assistants, Program Associates/Techs, State Faculty
Content: In this online course from Michigan State University Extension, you will learn the basics of program evaluation: what evaluation is, different types of evaluations you can use to evaluate your programs, how to plan and implement an evaluation, and more! The course is broken into 11 modules, which each cover a different topic related to the evaluation process. 
Competency Category(s):
Program Development
Format: Online
Date(s): August 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022 
Location: Learn.uada.edu
Contact(s): Diane Mashburn, dmashburn@uada.edu, (501) 671-2351

images of program impact reportsTarget: County Agents, County Staff Chairs, Secretarial/Clerical Support Staff, Program Assistants 
Content: This ninety-minute training will walk agents and support staff through the use of the new county impact web form and tips for writing a quality impact report. 
Competency Category(s): 
Program Development
Format: Webinar
Date(s): August 31, 2021 (Enrollment closes 8/31/21)
Time: 10:00am- 11:30am
Location:
Zoom
Contact(s): Diane Mashburn, dmashburn@uada.edu, (501) 671- 2351

images of program impact reportsTarget: County Agents, County Staff Chairs, Secretarial/Clerical Support Staff, Program Assistants 
Content: This ninety-minute training will walk agents and support staff through the use of the new county impact web form and tips for writing a quality impact report. 
Competency Category(s): 
Program Development
Format: Webinar
Date(s): September 1, 2021 (Enrollment closes 9/1/21)
Time: 10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Zoom
Contact(s): Diane Mashburn, dmashburn@uada.edu, (501) 671- 2351

images of program impact reportsTarget: County Agents, County Staff Chairs, Secretarial/Clerical Support Staff, Program Assistants 
Content: This ninety-minute training will walk agents and support staff through the use of the new county impact web form and tips for writing a quality impact report. 
Competency Category(s): 
Program Development
Format: Webinar
Date(s): September 2, 2021 (Enrollment closes 9/2/21)
Time: 10:00am-11:30am
Capacity:
100
Location: Zoom
Contact(s): Diane Mashburn, dmashburn@uada.edu, (501) 671- 2351

images of program impact reportsTarget: County Agents, County Staff Chairs, Secretarial/Clerical Support Staff, Program Assistants 
Content: This ninety-minute training will walk agents and support staff through the use of the new county impact web form and tips for writing a quality impact report. 
Competency Category(s): 
Program Development
Format: Webinar
Date(s): September 7, 2021 (Enrollment closes 9/7/21)
Time: 1:30pm-3:30pm
Location: Zoom
Contact(s): Diane Mashburn, dmashburn@uada.edu, (501) 671- 2351

images of program impact reportsTarget: County Agents, County Staff Chairs, Secretarial/Clerical Support Staff
Content: This ninety-minute training will walk agents and support staff through the use of the new county impact web form and tips for writing a quality impact report. 
Competency Category(s): 
Program Development
Format: Webinar
Date(s): September 8, 2021 (Enrollment closes 9/8/21)
Time: 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Zoom
Contact(s): Diane Mashburn, dmashburn@uaex.edu, (501) 671- 2351

images of program impact reportsTarget: County Agents, County Staff Chairs, Secretarial/Clerical Support Staff, Program Assistants 
Content: This ninety-minute training will walk agents and support staff through the use of the new county impact web form and tips for writing a quality impact report. 
Competency Category(s): 
Program Development
Format: Webinar
Date(s): September 9, 2021 (Enrollment closes 9/9/21)
Time: 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Zoom
Contact(s): Diane Mashburn, dmashburn@uada.edu, (501) 671- 2351

Target: All Division Faculty and Program Associates
Content: This in-service will discuss how faculty can write strong impact statements. A strong impact statement is a great tool in conveying information about our programs and projects. Whether it is for a Faculty Service Review, grant reports, REEport, or stakeholders, all impact statements follow a similar format and need some of the same information. This in-service will discuss the purpose and uses for impact statements, what should be included in an effective impact statement, as well as tips, tricks, and common mistakes made in writing impacts.
Competency Category(s): Program Development
Format: Webinar
Date: November 10, 2021
Time: 1:30 pm-3:00 pm
Capacity: 200
Location: 
Zoom
Contact(s): Diane Mashburn, dmashburn@uada.edu, (501) 671-2351; Julie Robinson, jrobinson@uada.edu, (501) 671-2082; Nick Kordsmeier, nkordsme@uada.edu, (479) 575-6368

Target: County Agents, County Staff Chairs, Program Associates/Techs, State Faculty
Content: This blended course includes an online prerequisite: Monitoring & Evaluation Fundamentals and face-to-face training where participants will test their new knowledge through case-based scenarios; optimizing applied learning to impact your projects/programs. Through completion of this training, participants will learn how to: 

1. Use an evaluation framework
2. Use third party data
3. Address budget, time, data, and political constraints
4. Define your indicators and monitor what matters
5. Appraise and compare options for data collection
6. Avoid common pitfalls and identify & address threats to validity
7. Analyze and present results in a compelling and truthful way.

Competency Category(s): Program Development
Format: Blended (Online/Classroom) 
Date(s): 
January 10-12, 2022
 
Time:
 January 10 - 11:00 am - 4:30 pm; January 11 - 8:00am - 4:30pm; January 12 - 8:30am - 2:00pm
Location:
 Arkansas 4-H Center, Ferndale, AR
Contact(s): 
Karen Ballard, 501-671-2218, kballard@uada.edu

AIMS logoTarget: County Staff Chairs, Supervisors
Content: This Zoom training will walk supervisors through all the resources and reports available to them within AIMS. From viewing reporting frequency to civil rights reports, each piece will be walked through during this training. This training will assist supervisors at both the county and state levels.
Competency Category(s): 
Program Development 
Format: Webinar
Date(s): February 15, 2022 (Enrollment closes 2/15/22)
Time: 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Location:
 Zoom
Capacity: 50
Contact(s): 
Diane Mashburn, dmashburn@uada.edu, (501) 671-2351