In the recent webinar, Goals and Metrics: Gathering Evidence of Success, members of the NSF INCLUDES National Network shared the innovative ways they have engaged project stakeholders to think critically about what is needed to build a data system that can be used to document the process of collaboration and track project outcomes.
This Network Spotlight highlights both of the presenters, Karen Peterman, who was the evaluator of the NSF INCLUDES DDLP, Earth Connections, and now leads the backbone organization for the SEAS Islands Alliance and Sarah Hug, evaluator of Computing Alliance of Hispanic-Serving Institutions or CAHSI.
During the webinar, Sarah and Karen discussed strategies for determining goals and metrics and offered excellent resources and ideas for others undergoing a similar process. Continue reading below to learn more about how they onboard partners and ensure all stakeholders come to common understandings about the work of their projects.
Contributed by Karen Peterman, SEAS Islands Alliance