Helping Families and Community Residents Use the Data

Presentation by Issac Castillo
April 10, 2015

This presentation was part of a panel on community engagement at the UAA 2015 conference. Isaac Castillo, Director of Data and Evaluation at the DC Promise Neighborhood Initiative (DCPNI), demonstrates several techniques used with residents of the Kenilworth-Parkside community (in Washington DC) intended to encourage community data use. This includes methods to help community residents understand and interpret data (infographics), encourage residents to seek out data to inform decisions, and help residents learn how they can use data push for community change.

Event Name: 
2015 Urban Affairs Association Conference