Impact Reports


Impact Reports

NDSU Extension Service Impact Reports are brief summaries of the economic, environmental or social outcomes of our educational efforts. They summarize our accomplishments and their impact on our state and its citizens.

Impact Report Guidelines and Template

Tips for Writing Great Reports

  • Impacts Reports are data driven
  • Write professionally, avoid jargon or acronyms
  • List clear and concise situation statement/objectives in the situation section.
  • Be sure to give the context; what happened, who/numbers attending and incorporate into the Extension response section
  • Use an evaluation tool that yields outcomes data (level 2 or higher) and to incorporate into the Impact section and anecdotal feedback for the Feedback section

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You can find the latest Impact Reports listed below.

File Hands On Youth Quality Assurance Training
Lisa Pederson, Extension Beef Quality Specialist and Jackie Buckley, Morton County Agricultural Extension Agent
File Parents in North Dakota Increase Parenting Skills Through the Nurturing Parenting Program
Amy Tichy, Extension Parent Educator and Sean Brotherson, Extension Family Science Specialist
File Stepping On Workshop for Seniors Helps Prevents Falls
Marcia Hellandsaas, Extension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences
File Ward County 5th Graders are On the Move to Better Health
Ellen Bjelland, Extension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences
File Helping Farm Owners & Operators In Understanding the 2014 Farm Program
Keith L. Brown, NDSU Extension Agent, Divide County

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