PM Academy 2021 OSBM is excited to host our second Performance Management Academy (PMA) this fall. The PMA is a 20-hour training, held over five days, that covers performance management concepts and provides opportunities for practical application, allowing participants to hone their knowledge of evidence-based policy and related tools. Participants will learn from guest speakers and hands-on, exercises on topics such as strategic planning, theory of change, survey design, and communicating findings. Curriculum Highlights Access to expert guest speakers. Hands-on, practical application of performance management tools. Expert advice on how to communicate project results to key audiences. Sample Topics Strategic planning. Theory of change. Searching for and assessing evidence. Survey design and rapid testing. Planning for results and communicating findings. For more examples, see the 2020 Performance Academy Highlights. Training Details Each session will be held on Tuesdays from 12 PM – 5 PM, October 12 – November 9, 2021, at the OSBM training room. Participants must be able to commit to all five training sessions. Lunch will be provided. Registration fee is $75 per participant and will cover the cost of lunch. Due to anticipated demand, we may not be able to accept all nominations but will do our best to accommodate all agencies. If you are interested in participating in this year’s performance management academy please contact Melissa Roark (email@example.com).