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What is an Umbrella Summary?

An Umbrella Summary highlights findings from the workforce literature to address pertinent child welfare workforce challenges. These summaries provide a synopsis of the published meta-analyses of a specific workforce topic. The research is summarized in a straightforward question-and-answer format. Each summary highlights the implications of the research for child welfare professionals.

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Pedagogical Agents
What are pedagogical agents and how can they improve training? Read this Umbrella Summary to learn more.
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Training Tests
Training tests have the power to do more than just assess learning. Read this Umbrella Summary to learn more.
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Organizational Cynicism
When employees feel that their employer lacks integrity, it can breed organizational cynicism. Read this Umbrella Summary to learn more about what that means and how it is connected to other employee attitudes.
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Coaching
What is coaching and how effective is it? Read this Umbrella Summary to learn more.
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