Author: Aaron Weibe

eXtension & ECOP Host National Action Dialogue – Community Based Programming in the Digital Networked COVID-19 Age

March 26th & April 1st, 2020 3 PM – 4:30 PM ET Available to: All Cooperative Extension Professionals Register Here Panelists Include: Chuck Hibberd, Dean & Director of Nebraska Extension Paul Hill, Extension Associate Professor, County Director, Community Economic Development, Utah State University Elise Lofgren, Senior Instructional Designer, Purdue University Doug Edlund, Assistant Director of […]

eXtension Hosts Lisa Zeeveld, COO BELAY Solutions, for Webinar on Virtual Work & Culture

Virtual Culture: The Way We Work Doesn’t Work Anymore, How to Embrace the Virtual Culture In Your Team March 24th, 3 – 4 PM ET Available to eXtension Members Only Register Here Christine Geith, CEO, eXtension Foundation, and Beverly Coberly, COO, eXtension Foundation, will be interviewing Lisa Zeeveld of BELAY Solutions about virtual culture. eXtension has been […]

eXtension Launches Connect Extension: A Hub For Learning, Professional Development, & Collaboration

The eXtension Foundation is pleased to announce a new platform for all Cooperative Extension professionals, Connect Extension. Connect Extension provides an interactive social space designed for this specific community of educators and professionals. All Cooperative Extension professionals can access our national calendar to share webinars and events system-wide and with the public. eXtension members can access their member […]

Extension Response to COVID-19 & Resources for Extension Professionals Working Online

The purpose of this website is to provide a means through which Extension educators and administrators can share with their Cooperative Extension colleagues various resources and guides about teaching and working virtually, and provide a listing of current institutional responses to COVID-19. The current list of resources is just a beginning; it needs your additional […]

Supercharge Your Projects and Programs at the Impact Collaborative Summit!

When: April 28th & May 6th, 2 PM – 4 PM ET Where: Virtual Who Can Attend? eXtension Member Institutions Deadline to Register: April 15th, 2020 Register here A couple of weeks ago, we announced that registration had opened for our virtual Impact Collaborative Summit. Our Virtual Impact Collaborative Summit will continue as scheduled for eXtension members, but we have shifted […]

Engage & Empower Online Assists with Co-Creation of Farm and Farm Family Risk and Resilience Guide for Extension Educational Programming

In May 2019, eXtension’s Impact Collaborative program launched its Engage and Empower Online (EEO) platform. EEO is a social intranet platform powered by LumApps that has been customized for eXtension members and partners to deliver strategically-themed professional development and networking opportunities that allow participants to discover opportunities, scale their talents, multiply ties generating positive change, […]

45 Cooperative Extension Professionals Join eXtension’s Impact Collaborative Program as Innovation Facilitators

In February 2020, the eXtension Foundation’s Impact Collaborative program hosted its first Innovation Facilitator training for the year. 45 new Innovation Facilitators representing 18 Land-Grant universities completed the training, joining 107 others that represent 49 Land-Grant Universities. Participants spent three days learning the Impact Collaborative’s Innovation Skill-Building methodology and obtained skills and tools that will […]

Ashley Griffin Named New Innovation Facilitator Manager for eXtension’s Impact Collaborative Program

Ashley Griffin, Impact Collaborative Program Manager and eFieldbook Producer for the eXtension Foundation, will assume responsibilities as the Innovation Facilitator Manager for eXtension’s Impact Collaborative Program. Griffin has been part of the eXtension staff since 2005, starting as a Content Design Leader for  eXtension’s 70+ Communities of Practice and Learning Networks. Beginning in the Fall […]

New Learning Series! Investing In Community Resilience: Deploying Trauma-Informed Practice for Funders & Capacity Builders

Who Can Attend?: This learning series is for eXtension members and as part of Engage & Empower Online. A list of eXtension members can be found here. As a Cooperative Extension professional, your passion for building just, healthy, resilient communities is evident. Until recently, we have been missing critical information that can help us develop best practices to achieve such […]