Program Planning, Evaluation, and Reporting


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Human Development and Family Science

 Program Team

Team Chairs:  Jane Strommen and Marcia Hellandsaas

Design and Development Team Members: Holly Arnold, Kayla Carlson, Ellen Bjellend, Sean Brotherson, Kim Bushaw, Vanessa Hoines, Dena Kemmet, Stacy Kilwein, Liz Larson, Sue Quamme, Christina Rittenbach, Jane Strommen, Deb Theurer, Amy Tichy, and Agnes Vernon.


  • Child Development, Parenting and Relationships Members: Holly Arnold, Sean Brotherson, Kim Bushaw, Stacy Kilwein, Laura Knox, Susan Quamme, Sharon Query, Christina Rittenbach, Debra Theurer, Amy Tichy and Agnes Vernon
  • Later Life Development Members: Ellen Bjelland, Kayla Carlson, Dena Kemmet, Marcia Hellandsaas, Vanessa Hoines, Jane Strommen, and Agnes Vernon

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Team Menu
An overview of team signature programs, core programs, pilot programs and subject-matter professional development opportunities.
For a list of additional professional development opportunities, see the professional development chart.

Signature Programs
Program teams are asked to identify signature programs. A signature program is a comprehensive, team-based program that addresses a priority issue throughout the state and evaluates the program's impact on the learning, application, or effect with clientele. Criteria for signature programs include:

  • Involves collaborative effort between specialists and agents where agents have active delivery role (beyond hosting event)
  • Addresses priority issues
  • Offered in multiple locations in the state or targeted areas as appropriate (i.e., canola production areas)
  • Includes evaluation plan/tool at level 2-3-4 and provides data to produce an Impact Report posted at completion of program

Core Programs
Ongoing, established programs that may or may not have an evaluation component. These programs have already been evaluated as effective and proven their value.

Pilot Programs
List of programs currently being piloted by the team. Limited use by counties and still under development.

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