Our Knowledge, Resources & Publications

We are always learning through our work, and we seek to accelerate change more broadly by sharing our frameworks, approaches, and lessons learned.

Feature Report

Measuring Political Will


2016

A win often means getting the support of elected officials, and the Policymaker Rating method was designed to measure just that. This brief shares scenarios where this method was applied and modified to show what has worked (and what utterly failed).

Download
 

Data pager
Data pager
 Item 21 to 24 of 37
Page:of 10 GoItems Per Page
 
Data pager
Data pager
 Item 21 to 24 of 37
Page:of 10 GoItems Per Page
Briefs / Reports
2013

Case Study: Annie E Case Foundation Kid's Count Initiative

Download
Briefs / Reports
2013

Ongoing measurement, learning and evaluation efforts hold the promise of continuous improvement, better accountability and learning, and—ultimately—more successful work. This piece shares five insights we believe are key

Download
Briefs / Reports
2013

Advocates and funders have clear beliefs and assumptions about how policy change will happen. Those underlying theories can be enhanced by considering what different disciplines have learned about what conditions

Download
Briefs / Reports
2011

Once called “prospective evaluation”, now developmental evaluation, this case study looks at how ORS Impact used new data collection tools and an orientation toward real-time use to help advocates enhance

Download