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/13 April, 2018

Cohort 2 Convening in Kansas City, MO

It’s hard to believe our Cohort 2 fellows have already been on the job for several months! We loved getting together in Kansas City, MO from April 9-13, 2018 to share the latest and continue our learning journey together.

On this trip, we explored the child welfare landscape in Missouri – where two Foster America fellows are placed at the Missouri Children’s Division – and learned from expert faculty members about the application of behavioral insights and results-based leadership practices to child welfare leadership. Fellows also presented their project work plans, linking strategic actions to specific outcome measures. 

Highlights of this convening included:

We look forward to our next fellowship convening in Minneapolis, MN in July!

Cohort 2 fellows workshop new approaches
Presentation by Lindsay Moore from the Behavioral Insights Team
Presentation by JooYeun Chang from Casey Family Programs
Site visit to Cornerstones of Care residential treatment facility, Ozanam Campus
Results-based leadership workshop with Jeff Lawrence of Org Agility Partners
Members of Cohort 2 celebrating another successful convening at a KC Royals game

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