District/ School Implementation Audits and Needs Assessments

CORE District Audit and Needs AssessmentThe purpose of an Implementation Audit or Needs Assessment is to take the pulse of your Common Core or other state standards English Language Arts and Mathematics implementation in a districtwide and/or schoolwide setting. Classroom observation is used to calibrate the status of implementation and identify any emerging issues. The district will receive a comprehensive report identifying current strengths and needs as well as recommendations.

Executive Coaching and Support
During Site Implementation visits, a CORE leadership expert will work closely with the building administrators in a mentoring relationship to provide deep support, planning and just-in-time information. Each site visit will include ongoing standards implementation work, collaborative planning between the CORE staff and the site administration, problem-solving discussions, review of data and plans for interventions for staff and students, and ongoing classroom walk-throughs. Each session will culminate with joint planning and follow-up. The CORE staff will continue to support the administrators through email and periodic phone conferences. Every monthly visit cycle will be followed by a written summary report.

Participant Outcomes:

  • Quantify the effectiveness of your standards/ academic implementation.
  • Plan solutions based on report recommendations.


Levels:
PreK-12

Audience: District leadership, including superintendents, instructional team, CAOs, principals, teachers, instructional teacher leaders

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