23. September 2020 - 9:00 till 15:00

Measuring Impact: Evaluating projects with young people (Arun Exclusive), Online, Wednesday, 23. September 2020

Course exclusively available to those working in the District of Arun looking to develop & review their evaluation processes and models.

About this Event

As part of the programme this training event is offered exclusively to organisations and individuals working, or with plans to work with, children and young people in the District of Arun only.

‘Very helpful! Great atmosphere within the group…good ideas. Very knowledgeable trainer’ (Course participant, February 2018)

Evaluation can sometimes seem like a daunting task, but taking the time to reflect on the strengths and weaknesses of your work with young people is the best way to achieve greater outcomes for future projects. Designed to help you cultivate meaningful and beneficial modes of evaluating creative projects with young people, this course will guide you through creative examples and useful case studies as you prepare to develop and review your own evaluation processes and models.

This training day will be split into two sessions 10am - 12:30pm and 1:30pm - 4pm allowing for a lunchbreak in between. There will also be a comfort break in both the morning and afternoon session at the discretion of the trainer. Training will run using Zoom video conferencing. Full joining information will be sent once we have received your booking. You do not need a Zoom account in order to take part in this training, but you will need access to a computer or smartphone that has video capabilities.

Ideal for:

  • Individuals and organisations developing and delivering projects with young people that want to discover new, creative approaches to evaluation.

You will gain:

  • The confidence to evaluate existing and future creative projects with children and young people
  • Knowledge of creative tools and techniques for evaluating work
  • Support in developing a model of evaluation that suits you
  • Advice on how to structure your evaluation reports
  • Evaluation presentation ideas
  • Knowledge of different approaches to evaluation through case study exploration


Lesley Wood is a freelance creative and educational professional with more than 20 years’ in depth experience of working across the creative, heritage, education and cultural sectors. She works with organisations of all sizes and across all sectors measuring impact & providing support on strategic development. Click here to read Lesley’s insightful article on evaluation.

Course Cost: 

Tickets for this course are fully subsidised by Artswork's Arun Inspires programme.

For more information on the Arun Inspires Programme please contact Programme Manager Beccy East via email or for further information on our open and in-house training course programme please contact our Professional Development team via via email.

*Read our course terms and conditions here.

Measuring Impact: Evaluating projects with young people (Arun Exclusive)

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