Stay in the Know: Expanding Knowledge Mobilization Across the Settlement Sector (webinar recording)
In this April 2023 Pathways to Prosperity webinar, panelists shared information about knowledge mobilization platforms already in existence to help equip participants with the tools and strategies they need to stay in the know.
Checking assumptions about technology and sector collaboration (survey results)
Earlier this year, Jennifer Chan and I surveyed the Canadian immigrant and refugee-serving sector to find out how you are doing, both individually and organizationally. In today's post, we asked front-line workers and organizational leaders to agree/disagree with some statements.
How do you feel your organization is doing when it comes to transitioning to a hybrid service delivery model (survey results)?
Earlier this year, Jennifer Chan and I surveyed the Canadian immigrant and refugee-serving sector to find out how you are doing, both individually and organizationally. This was a follow-up from our 2020 survey. In the coming weeks I'll be posting our survey results, which we'll then compile into a report of sorts, and share the raw data. In today's post, How do you feel your organization is doing when it comes to transitioning to a hybrid service delivery model?
Research in Action: Innovative Approaches to Knowledge Translation (webinar recording)
This March 2023 Wellesley Institute Community Knowledge Program webinar focused on innovative approaches to knowledge translation. From digital communication strategies, photovoice, and community engagement, learn how to share research findings and information in unique ways.
Research in Action: My Approach to Knowledge Mobilization
This article is my presentation for Wellesley Institute's Community Knowledge Program webinar. Instead of slides, I've decided to take participants on a web journey through my Knowledge Mobilization approach.
Settlement Services during COVID-19: IRCC's 2020 data on the pivot of service providers to virtual service delivery (webinar recording)
IRCC presented the findings from this sector survey at the March 2021 Metropolis conference. They have never released a report of their findings other than in this and maybe a couple of other presentations. And it's useful information for the sector as well as data for those also doing related sector research.
What works well in a digital/remote model? What works better in person?
What works well in a digital/hybrid model? What works better in person? In this Feb 7th, 2023 session I brought a group of folks together to talk about resources, experiences, and insights in the Immigrant and Refugee-serving sector.
A year-end retrospective - you want to share and learn together
I don’t spend a lot of time looking at my site analytics, but I was curious this year, so had a look. I’m biased, but the lesson is that people want to share and access shared resources. They want to know what’s happening in the sector. They want to know who’s doing what. They want to understand and learn from their peers. They want to know what is being funded.
Professional Development in Integrating Technology for Settlement Language Training (webinar recording)
In this Avenue.ca webinar, presenters discussed innovative uses of technology for student engagement, and took 'a deeper dive’ into listening in the digital age, drawing from research and practice.