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NCWWI develops and hosts workforce development resources for child welfare practitioners, supervisors, managers, leaders, students, faculty, researchers, policymakers and other professionals. Our resources have been organized into 15 different topical categories and subcategories, which can be accessed by clicking on the links below. If you prefer to search our resources by keyword or type, or to search within a particular topical category, simply use the search function below.
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pdf Taking Action: Keys to Using Data & Information (117 downloads) Popular Open
pdf Hand in Hand: How One of the Nation's Largest Child Welfare Agencies Transformed Itself for Better Outcomes for Children (Los Angeles, CA) (108 downloads) Popular

This special report details the comprehensive service delivery system that has revolutionized chi…

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pdf Racial Equity Impact Assessment (117 downloads) Popular

This assessment is a systematic examination of how different racial and ethnic groups will likely…

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pdf Child Welfare Social Worker Recruitment and Retention: Influential Factors and Promising Practices - Review of the Research (145 downloads) Popular

This paper summarizes numerous studies and literature from across the nation on the various facto…

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pdf Developing Models of Effective Child Welfare Staff Recruitment & Retention Training - Synthesis (127 downloads) Popular

This paper summaries project activities, from eight university programs, to develop, field test, …

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pdf Child Welfare Social Worker Recruitment and Retention: Influential Factors and Promising Practices - Review of the Research (164 downloads) Popular

This paper summarizes numerous studies and literature from across the nation on the various facto…

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pdf Supervision Meta-analysis: NCWWI 1-page Summary (397 downloads) Popular

This resource provides a meta-analysis of research articles regarding the impact of supervision o…

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pdf Supervision: The Key to Strengthening Practice in Child Welfare (129 downloads) Popular

This issue of Practice Notes addresses the wide-ranging tasks of super…

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default Child Welfare Practice & Data: Making the Connection (149 downloads) Popular

This issue of Practice Notes explores how using data can enhance child welfare practice.

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pdf Evidence-Based Programs to Prevent Children From Entering & Remaining in the Child Welfare System: Benefits & Costs for Washington (145 downloads) Popular

This report estimates the monetary value of benefits Washington State would accrue if it implemen…

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pdf The Sanctuary Model of Trauma Informed Organizational Change (102 downloads) Popular Open
pdf Exploring Diversity - Race and Culture in the Inclusive Workplace (130 downloads) Popular

This paper focuses on strategies for creating an inclusive work environment for any segment of th…

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pdf Toward a High Quality Child Welfare Workforce: Six Doable Steps (114 downloads) Popular

This paper describes a number of promising practices used across the country to improve the worki…

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pdf Effective Succession Strategies (112 downloads) Popular

vThis document describes common characteristics of effective succession planning efforts and stra…

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pdf Succession Planning Process (112 downloads) Popular

This document details the six-step process for effective succession planning and several factors …

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pdf Race Matters: Unequal Opportunity within the Child Welfare System (116 downloads) Popular

This brief explains why equal opportunity is important in the U.S. child welfare system, shows th…

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pdf Assessing Organizational Racism (168 downloads) Popular

This organizational assessment offers a sampling of questions designed to help predominately whit…

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pdf Everything You Wanted to Know About Logic Models but Were Afraid to Ask (107 downloads) Popular

This paper provides a basic overview of logic models - what they are, their benefits and suggesti…

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pdf White Privilege Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack by Peggy McIntosh (152 downloads) Popular

This document lists personal examples of unearned advantage and encourages individuals to reflect…

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