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November 2022

Featured in this newsletter:

  • Runaway Foster Youth: Child Protection Ombudsman Task Force
  • Early Childhood Evaluation Hub Launches
  • Dr. Whitney LeBoeuf Appointed to Early Childhood Leadership
    Commission

    Read the November 2022 newsletter here!

    September 2022

    RISE Grantees Build Evidence

    Featured in this newsletter:

    • Colorado Lab Hiring for Five New Positions
    • Several RISE Grantees Move Toward Project Completion
      • Evaluation of Colorado Lab Support Provided to RISE Grantees
      • Centennial BOCES: Helping Migrant Families Thrive
      • Montrose County School District: Supporting Student Wellness and Engagement
      • Denver-Area Charter Schools: Infusing Social-Emotional Learning into Summer Programs

    Read the September 2022 newsletter here!

    August 2022

    Prioritizing a Strengths-based Approach to Child Welfare

    Featured in this newsletter:

    • Office of Respondent Parents’ Counsel: Promoting Steps 1 and 2 of Building Evidence
    • Family First Annual Strategy Report
    • Early Childhood Stabilization Grant

    Read the August 2022 newsletter here!

    July 2022

    Featured in this newsletter:

    • Imagination Library Impact Evaluation
    • Office of Economic Security Technical Assistance
    • Welcome to New Colorado Lab Staff

    Read the July 2022 newsletter here!

    May 2022

    Evidence-building and Policymaking

    Featured in this newsletter:

    • 2022 Legislative Session: Informing Key Legislation
    • 2021 Legislative Session: Building Evidence to Effectively Implement Policy Wins
    • Renny Fagan Partners with Colorado Lab on ARPA Evaluation Project

    Read the May 2022 newsletter here!

    April 2022

    Building Evidence with COVID Recovery Stimulus Funds

    Featured in this newsletter:

    • Learning from ARPA Investments
    • Early Childhood Stimulus Funding Evaluation
    • Funds Approved to Implement OEC Data & Technology Plan
    • Supporting Centennial BOCES to Implement Project READY
    • Watch: Colorado’s Evidence Continuum

    Read the April 2022 newsletter here!

    March 2022

    Toward a Fair and Just Justice System

    Featured in this newsletter:

    • Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Researcher to Support RISE
    • Jeffco’s Preventive Legal Services Pilot Program Launches
    • Fostering Learning & Alignment Among DAs’ Offices
    • Sara Bayless Named External Research Partner

    Read the March 2022 newsletter here!

    February 2022 Featured in this newsletter: 
    • Colorado Partnership for Thriving Families Listening Sessions
    • PDG B-5 Home Visiting for Home Child Care Providers Pilot Findings
    • In Brief:
      • Child Care Stabilization and Sustainability Grants
      • Meg Franko Named as Early Childhood Mental Health Research Partner
      • National Presentation on Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation
      Read the February 2022 newsletter here!

      January 2022

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Center for Policy Research Selected as TF-CBT Evaluation Team
      • RISE Funders Convening
      • RISE Partnership to Strengthen Career Pathways in Southwest Colorado

      Read the January 2022 newsletter here!

      December 2021

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Racial Disparities in Prosecutorial Outcomes
      • Prosecutorial Dashboards Learning Community
      • Lab’s Courtney Everson Receives Innovative Leadership Award
      • Erin Wu Joins Lab Staff

      Read the December 2021 newsletter here!

      November 2021

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Colorado Partnership for Thriving Families
      • Relationship between SNAP and Medicaid Expenditures
      • Charter Schools Coalesce to Mitigate Effects of COVID
      • Jo Beletic Joins Lab Staff
      • New Colorado Lab Project: Early Childhood Data Partnership
      • New LINC Projects: Estimating Homelessness Among Young People and Crossover Youth

      Read the November 2021 newsletter here!

      October 2021

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Call for External Research Partners
      • Strategy to Build Knowledge in Colorado’s New Department of Early Childhood
      • Building an Evidence Base for Family First Prevention Services
      • Welcome to New Colorado Lab Staff
      • New Projects at the Colorado Lab 

      Read the October 2021 newsletter here!

      September 2021

      Back to School Issue 

      • RISE: Innovating Improved Student & Family Outcomes in the Wake of COVID-19
      • School Counselor Corps Grant Program Evaluation
      • Colorado Lab in the News: AP’s Equity Face-Plant
      • Colorado’s Home Visiting Investment Plan
      • Colorado Lab’s Dr. Courtney Everson Named to Prevention Task Group

      Read the September 2021 newsletter here!

      August 2021

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Cost Analysis: Colorado Community Response Program
      • Establishing a Baseline: Substance Use & Infant and Maternal Mortality
      • New LINC Projects

      Read the August 2021 newsletter here!

      July 2021

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Colorado Shines Professional Development Information System
      • Investigating Allegations of Child Abuse and Neglect
      • 2021 Legislative Review
      • New Projects at the Colorado Lab

      Read the July 2021 newsletter here!

      June 2021

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Colorado Legislature Passes Brain Injury Pilot Program To Reduce Recidivism
      • Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation Program Expands
      • Consultant Opportunity: Early Childhood Research and Analytics

      Read the June 2021 newsletter here!

      May 2021

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Closing the High School Graduation Gap for Youth Who Experience
        Foster Care
      • Denver Public Schools and Colorado Judicial Branch Partner with LINC
      • Sarah Jordan Joins Lab Staff

      Read the May 2021 newsletter here!

      April 2021

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Prenatal Substance Use and Improving Family Health
      • Ensuring the Equitable Treatment of Defendants
      • New at the Colorado Lab

      Read the April 2021 newsletter here!

      March 2021

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Food Insecurity in Mesa County
      • Brain Injury Support in Criminal Justice System

      Read the March 2021 newsletter here!

      February 2021

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Response, Innovation and Student Equity (RISE) Education Fund
      • Phase II of the Early Childhood Workforce Dashboard Underway
      • Welcome to New Colorado Lab Staff

      Read the February 2021 newsletter here!

      December 2020

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Linked Information Network of Colorado (LINC) Website Launches
      • National Publication Features LINC

      ICYMI (In Case You Missed It):

      • Impact Report Now Available

      Read the December 2020 newsletter here!

      December 2020 – Colorado Evaluation and Action Lab: 3 Years in Action  

      Three years ago, the Colorado Evaluation and Action Lab launched as a strategic research partner for Colorado government – specializing in actionable research that could improve the lives of Colorado residents.

      Starting with philanthropic support and a deep partnership with the Colorado governor’s office, the Lab has grown to accomplish 38 research projects in conjunction with 29 government agencies and 21 academic, private, and nonprofit research partners.

      We created “Colorado Evaluation and Action Lab: 3 Years in Action” to report on the impact of our work, and to share how to connect with our efforts.

      View the Impact Report here!

      August 2020

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Recidivism and Traumatic Brain Injury: A Vicious Cycle
      • LINC-Driven Dashboard on Early Care and Education Workforce Launches
      • Colorado Lab, LINC Noted in Results for America Blueprint
      • AISP Highlights Colorado Lab Efforts

      Read the August 2020 newsletter here!

      May 2020

      Featured in this newsletter: 

      • Fostering Opportunities: Stories of Success
      • Increasing the Understanding of Food Insecurity by Medical Providers and Educators
      • Building Capacity to Implement the Family First Prevention Services Act

      Read the May 2020 newsletter here!

      November 2019 Issue 2

      News Release: New On-line Mapping Tool Targets Link Between Housing, Mental Health

        November 2019 Issue 1

        Featured in this newsletter: 

        • Family First Prevention Services Act:
          Evidentiary Reviewers Needed – Training Opportunity and Call for Reviewers

        June 2019

        Featured in this newsletter: 

        • Opportunities with LINC
        • Implementation Science Research Opportunity with CDPHE
        • New Website Launch
        • RFP Reminder

        May 2019

        Featured in this newsletter: 

        • Request for Proposals from the Research Community: Cross-System, Actionable Research Tailored to Priorities of Governor Polis’s Administration
        • Call for Ideas from State Agency Staff: Cross-System and Actionable Research

        April 2019 Issue 2

        • Co-PI Opportunity for Health Care Utilization RCT
        • Consultant Opportunity for a Behavioral Economist
        • Awards for Manuscript Co-Author Opportunity
        • Apply to Join CARAN
        • Register to Attend the CARAN Summer Institute
        • Upcoming Request for Proposals

        Read the April 2019 Issue 2 newsletter here!

        April 2019 Issue 1

        • CARAN Summer Institute: Designing Research for Action
        • Cross System Awards
        • Call for Behavioral Economist Fellows
        • Introducing Sarah Moses

        Read the April 2019 Issue 1 newsletter here!

        March 2019
        • CARAN Summer Institute: Designing Research for Action
        • Job Opportunities with the Colorado Lab
        • Opportunity for Manuscript Co-Authorship
        Read the March 2019 newsletter here!

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