eXtension APPROVES FIRST PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE

We are pleased to announce the approval of the first Professional Development Community of Practice. Led by Ben Silliman (NCSU) and Heather Boyd (Virginia Tech), this 13-institution community of practice will develop web pages, FAQs, Moodle courses, and web conferences related to planning for and designing evaluation of Extension programs; effective evaluation methods; collecting, analyzing, and interpreting data; and communicating evaluation results. For more information about becoming a Professional Development Community of Practice, contact Larry Lippke (larry.lippke@extension.org).