Tag: <span>impact collaborative</span>

TWO Impact Collaborative Events for eXtension Members – August 2020

For August 2020, eXtension’s Impact Collaborative program has two exciting opportunities for eXtension members. Register today to reserve your spot! Impact Collaborative Innovation Skill-Building Experience Online August 4, 6, 11, & 13 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM ET Available to eXtension Members Only Join us next month for an online Innovation Skill-Builidng Experience (ISBE). The […]

A Perspective on the eXtension Foundation Impact Collaborative Experience

A Perspective on the eXtension Foundation Impact Collaborative Experience by Marlin Bates, County Extension Director and Community Development Extension Agent Kansas State Research and Extension – Douglas County   As a participant in the 2015 i-three issue corps and in the October, 2019 Impact Collaborative, I have developed a full-scale perspective of the value of […]

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 […]

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 […]

Building Skills in Innovation, A Learning Series for eXtension Members

The Impact Collaborative’s Innovation Skill-Building Experience Online Series Jan 16th, Jan. 23rd, Jan. 30th, & Feb. 6th 1 PM – 2:30 PM EST Registration Deadline: January 14th, 2020 Led by Molly Immendorf & Annie Jones Do you have a project idea that needs incubation, innovation, and ways to get to implementation and impact faster? Are […]

eXtension: A Look Back at 2019 and What’s Coming for 2020

Working Together For Greater Impact  In 2019, eXtension leveraged $1.1 million in membership and Cooperative Extension received $2.4 million in return.  2019 has been a busy and productive year for the eXtension Foundation. From our work supporting members through the Impact Collaborative, to the work being done for the whole system through the USDA-NIFA New Technologies for Agricultural […]

21 Project & Program Teams Attend October Impact Collaborative Summit, 6 Awarded Grants

For Immediate Release November 26th, 2019 Contact: Aaron Weibe, aaronweibe@eXtension.org 21 Project and Program teams across Cooperative Extension representing 24 institutions attended the Impact Collaborative in Atlanta for a unique opportunity to create impactful results at the local level by increasing Cooperative Extension’s organizational readiness and capacity for innovation and change. Teams were connected with […]

eXtension Announces Four New Learning Circles for October & November 2019

Brought to You By the Impact Collaborative’s Engage & Empower Online Generated by the eXtension Foundation, Engage & Empower Online is an online co-learning community connecting local and regional Impact Collaborative projects across the U.S. for collective impact.  Through public and private cross-sector partnerships with the Cooperative Extension System’s (CES) eXtension Foundation, Engage & Empower […]

Impact Collaborative Hosts Online Learning Circles for September 2019

eXtension’s Impact Collaborative is hosting three Learning Circles for eXtension members in September, 2019. For a full list of eXtension members, click here. These Learning Circles are brought to our members through Engage & Empower Online. Generated by the eXtension Foundation, Engage & Empower Online is an online co-learning community connecting local and regional Impact […]