Overview of New Updates and Improvements to the LIHEAP Performance Management Website - May 25, 2021
This webinar reviews the recently updated LIHEAP Performance Management Website, explains the new features of the website, and highlights recent tools added to the website that are valuable for state coordinators and their staff.
Electric Baseload Expenditures Data Reliability Tool - April 28, 2021
This webinar furnishes an overview of the Electric Baseload Tool and how it guides users through a step-by-step assessment process that identifies potential data issues and recommends steps to address them. It is intended for all LIHEAP state grantees and program staff who are interested in understanding their electric baseload expenditures data and identifying steps to improve data quality over time.
Using Data to Inform Benefit Determination Procedures & Coordination with Other Programs — September 2, 2020
This webinar presents information about two topics related to performance management. First, the Performance Management Implementation Work Group (PMIWG) has developed a data case study to help grantees assess how to use data to update their benefit determination procedures. This webinar presents information from the case study, including how to estimate the impact of potential benefit changes on client and program outcomes. Second, the webinar shares information from multiple states about challenges and opportunities associated with coordinating LIHEAP programs with other assistance programs available to clients.
Main Heating Expenditures Data Reliability Tool — August 12, 2020
This webinar furnishes an overview of the new tool and how it guides users through a step-by-step assessment process that identifies potential data issues and recommends steps to address them. It's intended for all LIHEAP state grantees and program staff who are interested in understanding their expenditures data and identifying steps to improve data quality over time.
LIHEAP Performance Management- Grantee Search Portal — July 15, 2020
This webinar provides an overview of the new Grantee Search Portal, which is an online tool developed to help LIHEAP coordinators, grantee staff, and stakeholders locate information on state grantee LIHEAP programs based on selected specifications, including program design features, program characteristics, and program outcomes.
Performance Data Quality: Verifying the Reliability of Your Data — September 19, 2019
The webinar will provide an overview of how state grantees can assess the reliability of their LIHEAP performance data.
Virtual Library: Introduction for New Coordinators — June 20, 2019
The webinar provides an introduction to the LIHEAP Virtual Library (or LVL), which is an online tool that allows users to locate LIHEAP resources and information based on their unique needs.
Virtual Library: What's New — June 25, 2019
The LIHEAP Virtual Library (or LVL) is an online tool that has been available for several years to assist LIHEAP grantees and stakeholders with locating resources and answering LIHEAP questions. This webinar demonstrates new features that were recently developed by the Performance Management Implementation Work Group (PMIWG) and added to the LVL, including new content and new functionality.
Understanding How to Use Performance Data for Program Assessment — March 27, 2019
This webinar provides an overview of how state grantees can assess their program performance using data. The webinar presents new tools developed by the Performance Management Implement Work Group (PMIWG) to assist LIHEAP coordinators and program staff with understanding program performance and outcomes, and to provide examples of how these tools have resulted in meaningful programmatic changes to improve program performance. It is intended for LIHEAP coordinators and other program staff.
Accessing and Using LIHEAP Performance Management Data — June 14, 2018
This one-hour Webinar will help grantees to understand how to use the LIHEAP Performance Management Website (PMW), which gives both grantees and the public direct access to LIHEAP Performance Measures Data collected and reported by state grantees. The Webinar will highlight the new resources on the PMW that make the data and information more accessible.
Strategies for Enhancing LIHEAP Performance Management — May 23, 2018
This one-hour Webinar uses examples from three state grantees to show attendees how their LIHEAP Performance Measures Data can be used to examine the performance of their programs, as well as how data can be used to implement strategies for benefit targeting and optional program elements such as Weatherization and Assurance 16.
Understanding LIHEAP Performance Measures — April 12, 2018
This one-hour Webinar examines the Performance Measures data for two representative states and demonstrates how to use the LIHEAP Performance Management Integration Guide to identify key findings from the data. The Webinar reviews real examples of how the data can be used to understand the impacts of each state's program design, and it shows how data collected for individual households can be used in benefit determination procedures.
Using LIHEAP Performance Data to Improve LIHEAP Benefit Determination Procedures — May 17, 2017
The Webinar will provide program managers with examples of how to use energy expenditure data to update their benefit matrix, and it will demonstrate how to use data collected for individual households in benefit determination procedures.
National Training Conference: Performance Management Webinar — April 26, 2017
At the LIHEAP National Training Conference, the APPRISE team presented information on how grantees can review, interpret, and use the data from their Performance Measures forms. Since not all LIHEAP grantees were able to attend the conference, the APPRISE team repeated the presentation in this webinar.
Introduction to the LIHEAP Performance Management Integration Guide — March 22, 2017
The Webinar will help grantees to develop a more comprehensive understanding of LIHEAP Performance Management objectives and will demonstrate how to use data to measure performance against those objectives. This Webinar will include a demonstration of the Field-by-Field Definitions Tool, State Performance Measures Snapshot, and the "What-If Analysis" Performance Management tool developed by the PMIWG and APPRISE to assist grantees with using their Performance Measures data and seeing how potential program changes can impact program outcomes.
Using the LIHEAP Performance Management Website's Data Warehouse for Program Planning — March 9, 2017
The Webinar will demonstrate concrete ways that grantees can use data to inform program planning. This includes highlighting linkages between available data from the LIHEAP Data Warehouse and specific questions in the LIHEAP Model Plan.