Blogs

Data Quality
High-quality data is necessary to support data-driven decision making about the workforce. This blog post, video, and resource provide guidance on how to assess data quality and improve it to make it useful to support decision making.
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Supporting the Child Welfare Workforce During the Coronavirus Pandemic
One year ago, the COVID-19 pandemic shifted how public child welfare agencies operate. This blog post series highlights how the pandemic impacted three key elements of the workforce: the role of technology, the need for personal protective equipment, and
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Supporting the Child Welfare Workforce During the Coronavirus Pandemic: Technology
When the COVID-19 pandemic struck, the child welfare workforce had to rapidly embrace technology to conduct mandatory visits and engage in supervision. This blog posts discusses necessary policy changes and strategies to keep the workforce working during
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Supporting the Child Welfare Workforce During the Coronavirus Pandemic: Provision of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
When COVID-19 hit, the child welfare workforce had to quickly acquire personal protective equipment to do their job. This blog post highlights the challenges and realities of operationalizing access to face masks, gloves, and hand sanitizer for the child
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