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Location
4660 La Jolla Village Drive Suite 700
Suite 700
San Diego
United States
Sector
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General Issues
Social Welfare
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Economics
Environment
Health
Governance & Political Institutions
Planning & Development
Links
http://www.viewpointlearning.com/

ORGANIZATION

Viewpoint Learning

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Location
4660 La Jolla Village Drive Suite 700
Suite 700
San Diego
United States
Sector
name:sector-key:For Profit
General Issues
Social Welfare
name:general_issues-key:educations
Economics
Environment
Health
Governance & Political Institutions
Planning & Development
Links
http://www.viewpointlearning.com/

Viewpoint Learning is a for-profit consulting firm assisting in the design, facilitation, and conduction of deliberation and dialogue.

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Mission and Purpose

Viewpoint Learning is dedicated to the increased and improved use of dialogue and deliberation in a variety of context where people with different viewpoints need to collaborate or reach an understanding. Their work includes working with companies, individuals, and public bodies to impart deliberative techniques and strategies; organizing and facilitating large dialogues and deliberative events; providing educational and capacity-building resources and professional instruction to community organizations ' and the marketing of online engagement software.[1]

Origins and Development 

Organizational Structure, Membership, and Funding

Specializations, Methods and Tools

Viewpoint Learning is best known for their development of the Choice Dialogue method, also known as Choicework Dialogue. The company also uses Strategic Dialogue, Scenario Development, Community Conversations, Online Dialogue, Online Surveys, and Leadership Development.[2]

Major Projects and Events

Viewpoint Learning has been involved either as the lead convenor, facilitator, or supporter of countless public engagement initiatives, dialogues, and deliberations in a variety of scales and context. From community-level dialogues, to boardroom meetings, to state- or province-wide initiatives, to national convenings, Viewpoint Learning has leant their expertise in a variety of ways. Below are a select number of case studies available on Participedia:

CommonGround: "The First Five Years" A Dialogue on Early Childhood in New Mexico

Citizens' Dialogues During the Royal Commission on the Future of Health Care in Canada (2002)

The Royal Commission on the Future of Health Care in Canada (2001-2002)

Analysis and Lessons Learned

Publications

Publications - including project reports, articles, press releases, and books - are available here

See Also

Choicework Dialogue (method) 

Canadian Policy Research Network's Citizen Dialogue (method)

CommonGround: "The First Five Years" A Dialogue on Early Childhood in New Mexico

Citizens' Dialogues During the Royal Commission on the Future of Health Care in Canada (2002)

The Royal Commission on the Future of Health Care in Canada (2001-2002)

References

[1] "About us," Viewpoint Learning, 2018, http://www.viewpointlearning.com/about-us/

[2] "Our Approaches," Viewpoint Learning, 2018, http://www.viewpointlearning.com/our-approaches/

External Links

Official Website 

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