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Toolkit for Community Collaboration

In early 2015, the Colorado Department of Education, The Colorado Education Initiative, and The Learning Accelerator invited two Colorado districts - Archuleta 50 in Pagosa Springs and District 51 in Mesa County - to pilot a new model in their local communities.  The early lessons from these two pilot districts are the basis for the Community Collaboration for School Innovation Toolkit, a resource that will continue to evolve as districts are able to use, own, and adapt it to meet the needs of their unique communities.
This toolkit was created for use by any district as administrators and leaders begin the important work of shifting to a new community collaboration model that  encourages the district to pull in guidance and directives from the community and leverage that input to drive innovations. This new model is critical as school districts look for innovative and effective ways to meet the growing challenges facing public education in the 21st century.


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  • Graduation Guidelines Engagement Toolkit
    To help school district administrators and local school boards begin engaging, planning for implementation and communicating about Colorado Graduation Guidelines.


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