Building Knowledge to Strengthen the Child Welfare Workforce

Eight Child Welfare Systems Selected to Test Workforce Strategies

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Our Mission

The Quality Improvement Center for Workforce Development (QIC-WD) is dedicated to understanding how to improve child workforce outcomes. Ultimately, improvements in workforce outcomes can lead to enhanced child and family outcomes for state and tribal child welfare systems.

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Our presentation, titled “Quality Improvement Center on Workforce Development: Rigorous Research to Discover What Works” will be held on Monday 9/18/17 from 10:45 AM – 12:15 PM in the Scarbrough 3 room. We hope to see you there!

Myth Busting Corner

The idea that students learn differently depending on their personal preference for visual, auditory or kinesthetic cues is just a myth.

Myth Busting Corner

Analysis shows the test is totally ineffective at predicting people's success at various jobs