Resource Library

NCWWI develops and hosts workforce development resources for child welfare practitioners, supervisors, managers, leaders, students, faculty, researchers, policymakers and other professionals. Our resources have been organized into 15 different topical categories and subcategories, which can be accessed by clicking on the links below. If you prefer to search our resources by keyword or type, or to search within a particular topical category, simply use the search function below.
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Folder Continuous Quality Improvement

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pdf Evaluation Plan Development Tip Sheet (377 downloads) Popular

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services designed this tip sheet to assist child welfare …

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default Child Welfare Information Gateway: Qualitative Case Review (371 downloads) Popular

This webpage contains resources describing the general process of qualitative case review and inc…

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default Logic Model Builder (375 downloads) Popular

This webpage helps users create logic models for Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention/Family Suppor…

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default Child and Family Services Review (CFSR) E-Training Platform (342 downloads) Popular

This online training is designed to provide state review teams, partners, and stakeholders with i…

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default Child and Family Services Review (CFSR) Round 3 Resources (310 downloads) Popular

This webpage offers the resources on Round 3 of the CFSRs for states participating in the process…

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pdf Child Welfare Outcomes 2010-2013 Report to Congress (240 downloads) Popular

This report to Congress provides information on the performance of states in seven outcome catego…

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pdf Quality Assurance Review of the Division of Children, Youth and Families: New Hampshire Department of Children, Youth and Families (228 downloads) Popular

This report examines how well laws, policies, and practices protect children who come to the atte…

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pdf Quality Assurance Review of the Division of Children, Youth and Families: New Hampshire Department of Children, Youth and Families (219 downloads) Popular

This report examines how well laws, policies, and practices protect children who come to the atte…

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default The Quality Services Review Process (246 downloads) Popular

This training course provides an overview of the Quality Service Review (QSR) process, the QSR Pr…

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pdf Using Child Welfare Administrative Data in the Permanency Innovations Initiative Evaluation (213 downloads) Popular

This brief discusses the use of administrative data in the Permanency Innovations Initiative (PII…

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pdf Learning from Practice: Evaluation and Improvement Science Syllabus (210 downloads) Popular

This guide focuses on the development and use of the program logic model, and provides an orienta…

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default Findings and Resources from an Evaluation of Training and Technical Assistance (327 downloads) Popular

This webpage summarizes a five year evaluation of two groups of Training and Technical Assistance…

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default 10 Practices: A Child Welfare Leader's Desk Guide to Building a High-Performing Agency (342 downloads) Popular

This two-part guide presents (1) targeted information on 10 practices, including 10 outcomes and …

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pdf Measuring Child Welfare Outcomes: A Compendium of Standardized Instruments (212 downloads) Popular

This document serves as a compendium of common child-, caregiver-, family-, and organization-leve…

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pdf A Guide to Build Capacity for Child Welfare Using the CQI Process (280 downloads) Popular

This report discusses guidelines for increasing the capacity of child welfare agencies through th…

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default Casework and Evaluation: Learning From My Success Story (353 downloads) Popular

This video features a caseworker who explains the unexpected role that evaluation played in deliv…

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default Collaborative & Effective Evaluation in Tribal Communities: The Roles and Voices of Key Stakeholders (346 downloads) Popular

This video describes the roles of key stakeholders to create a new narrative for evaluation in Tr…

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default Cost Analysis in Program Evaluation (353 downloads) Popular

This two part video discusses how cost analysis can be a helpful when performing program evaluati…

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default Creating a New Narrative: Collaborative and Effective Evaluation in Tribal Communities (341 downloads) Popular

This video describes historical experiences of intrusive research and judgmental evaluations that…

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pdf Lessons from the Field: Assessing and Improving CQI Systems in Child Welfare (246 downloads) Popular

This issue of Child Welfare Matters profiles a CQI assessment approach the NRCOI designed and imp…

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