Tag: qualitative

Glossary of engagement terminology

A number of terms are used in the field of engagement, often interchangeably, and frequently with different meanings depending on who is using them; so it is always useful to clarify and agree what we mean when we’re at the start of a process. We thought it would be useful for us to share the definitions we use at the Co-production Network for Wales; they reflect current good practice in engagement, co-production and involvement in […]

Measurement for Learning: A Different Approach to Improvement

john Burgoyne writes on the Centre for Public Impact website. Read the full article here. We propose a way of thinking that acknowledges that: Collecting data through measurement is useful, as it allows us to better understand problems we face and our progress The problems we face are complex in nature, however, so holding people accountable to metrics beyond their control is not helpful Measurement should not be used for top-down control, but rather to learn […]