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A Guide to Support Implementation: Essential Conditions

A Guide to Support Implementation: Essential Conditions was developed by a provincial working group of education partners committed to realizing positive change in Alberta’s schools and classrooms. Development of this guide was founded on the shared belief that successful implementation requires the coordinated, collaborative, and comprehensive efforts of education partners working together towards a shared vision of learning success for all students. This guide is not intended to prescribe a specific approach to implementation planning. Instead, it offers guiding questions to support implementation planning that intentionally addresses seven conditions. This resource is focused on professional development for districts and schools.

Focus(s):Collaborative Practices, Leadership
Audience(s):Instructional Leaders
Teaching Quality Standards:
    Principal Leadership Quality Standards:
    • Embody visionary leadership
    • Lead learning communities
    • Modeling commitment to professional learning
    Keyword(s):Collaborative practices, Education research, Essential conditions, Partnerships, Planning
    Level(s):Early Learning, Elementary, Junior High, Senior High
    Date Posted:November 15, 2010