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NCSL Legislative Video Resource Center

The NCSL Video Resource Center is a collection of recorded webinars accessible for on-demand learning.

Produced by: NLPES

Using the American Community Survey in Program Evaluation

Gain a deeper understanding of the communities you serve with the American Community Survey. Join our webinar to learn how to access, interpret, and use ACS data for more informed program evaluations.

Produced by: NLPES

Covert Testing and Secret Shopper Techniques

Have you ever wanted to cast aside the green eyeshades and go undercover? Our next professional development webinar will help you do just that. 

Produced by: NLPES

Two Ways Not to Use Regression Analysis

This session will include a brief introduction to regression analysis, concerns with using regression for making retroactive causal claims and for prediction, and a brief summary of when to use regression.

Produced by: NLPES

Creative Data Analytics Used in Auditing

Staff from the Louisiana office share some of their recent work and tips for data analysis, including: examples in compliance testing, using one, two, or more datasets, data issues that result in projects and helpful tips for collecting and analyzing data.

Produced by: NLPES

Staff Strategies for Strong Data Analytics

Two NLPES officers share their experiences and strategies for staff to ensure high quality data analytics, including the roles and responsibilities of methodologists/data analytics staff and their involvement with project teams.

Speakers: Tyson Cabulagan, Methodologist, Utah, and Anastasia Prokos, Chief of Methodology Unit, Florida

Produced by: NLPES