Past Events: 2009 SIG DAY: OSEP Project Director's Conference

2007 & 2008 SIG Days

2009 SIG Day Session Materials

About SIG Day

On the first day of OSEP Project Directors’ Conference the SIGnetwork hosted an afternoon session for Project Directors and Evaluators. The 2009 SIG Day agenda provided an opportunity for participants to learn about technologies effectively implemented by their peers and to discuss best practices, issues and challenges related to implementation and scaling up initiatives and collaborating with relevant partners.

The Regional Meeting Planning Team: Toyah Robey, Kentucky SPDG; Matt Guigno, New York SPDG; Rorie Fitzpatrick, Nevada SPDG; Renee Scott, Kentucky SPDG; Pam Williams, Missouri SPDG; David Merves, Vermont SPDG; Cheryl Huffman, Oklahoma SPDG; Jennifer Doolittle, OSEP; Patricia Gonzalez, OSEP and Jeanna Mullins, MSRRC.

Agenda, Presentation Files and Materials

2009 SIG Day Agenda [pdf]

OSEP News You Can Use [ppt]
Larry Wexler, Director, Research to Practice Division, OSEP

Overview of the SPDG Technology Initiative [ppt]
Audrey Desjarlais, SIGnetwork

SPDG Technology Demonstrations

Get a Life Using Second Life [ppt]
John Green, Kansas SPDG

Hosting a State-wide Virtual Conference [ppt]
David Merves, Vermont SPDG

SPDG Program Presentation: Overview of the Budget, Performance Measures, Regional Meetings and Implementation and Scaling Up Session [ppt]
Jennifer Doolittle, OSEP, SPDG Program Lead


Implementation and Readiness to Scale Up Evidence-Based Practices

Implementation Drivers Presentation [ppt]
Allison Metz, SISEP


State Implementation and Scaling up of Evidence-based Practices [ppt]
Dean Fixsen, SISEP


Collaborations that Create True Partnerships

Overview of Open Space Small Group Discussions and Development of Topics [ppt]
Audrey Desjarlais, SIGnetwork; Jennifer Doolittle, OSEP, SPDG Program Lead