Leader’s Role in Data

This session focuses on the roles that leaders play in fostering the use of data-driven decision-making in their programs. It clarifies the difference between data and information. The session also describes a coordinated, predicable annual planning cycle and shows how the use of data is integrated into and supports that cycle. Leaders will learn the four sets of data activities: preparing; collecting; aggregating and analyzing; and using and sharing data. Explore the leader’s role in pulling together a variety of data sources to tell a program’s story.

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Last Reviewed: November 2014

Last Updated: November 19, 2014