Michael Barber, former chief advisor on delivery to British Prime Minister Tony Blair, provides steps to achieving public education reform in this practical field guide.
Chapter 3: Plan for Delivery
Plan for Delivery
You have defined where you want to be, and you have learned where you are. The next logical question is, “How are we going to get there?” With the facts about performance in hand, it is time to help your system leader define your system's approach to addressing the delivery challenge, to set a concrete and measurable definition of success, and to produce plans that will help your system to get there.
The diagnosis that you conducted in Chapter 2 was the first part of moving from aspiration to implementation. In this chapter, you will use the information you have gathered to complete the process. Returning to our delivery pyramid, we will now focus on the last three steps: determining ...