More than 125 Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Program Evaluators and colleagues interested in performance management attended the Summit Conference 2017 in Omaha, NE on September 5-7, 2017. This dynamic group of VR professionals collaborated to improve performance management within state VR agencies, networked, and celebrated the 10th Anniversary of the Summit Group.
Presentations and discussion topics revolved around evaluation and performance tools, data collection strategies, and understanding and tracking RSA and WIOA performance measures. Presentation materials are available on the Summit Group website and on the vrsummit app used at the conference.
PEQA cohort members attended advanced sessions on program evaluation and quality assurance, and 3rd cohort members met and networked with other professionals.
Conference partners included the Summit Group, PEQA, the Rehabilitation Program Evaluation Network (RPEN), and the Workforce Innovation Technical Assistance Center (WINTAC).