The Impact & Insight Toolkit is a project run by Counting What Counts. We work with our partners, Culture Counts and Arts Council England, to provide evaluation tools to ACE funded organisations. Find out more about us, our commitments and meet the team.
A full suite of support and best practice documents, training sessions, case studies and more.
Explore practical step-by-step guidance and advice, designed to support you to get the most out of the Impact & Insight Toolkit. If you ever get stuck and can’t find an answer, our helpful team is on hand to offer assistance.
If you have used an Illuminate-compliant template, you will need to manipulate the collected data to support a successful import to Illuminate. This resource contains some tips to get you started.
Use the Reporting Dashboard to create your Activity Reports and Ambition Progress Reports. This resource guides you through the creation of the reports and the interpretation of the charts and information provided.
Get started using the Impact & Insight Toolkit with our Evaluation Guide. It guides you through each step of the process, from articulating your ambitions, to collecting data and reporting.
Get started using the Culture Counts platform with our Platform Basics guidance. It guides you through everything you need to know to use the platform.
Download a copy of the Dimensions Framework, understand how dimensions relate to each other and find dimensions relevant to you.
Our evaluation templates come pre-configured and pre-populated with surveys and survey questions. We have a range of templates available, designed to target different types of work.
The Question Bank is an expanding library of predefined questions developed through research, co-creation and by looking at questions commonly used in the Culture Counts Platform.
This guide explains why sample size is important and gives some tips on how to achieve a good sample that’s representative of your audience or participants.
We worked with Katy Raines from Indigo-Ltd on this guide, to help you operate legally and ethically, whilst also gaining maximum benefit from the insight you gather.
A step-by-step guide to using the Culture Counts interviewing system.
A step-by-step guide to using offline surveys.
A step-by-step guide to using paper surveys with the Impact & Insight Toolkit.