Scaling-Up Brief 5: Leveraging Change in State Education Systems

Resource Type: Readings
Author: Dean Fixsen, Karen Blase, Caryn Ward, Barbara Sims

Education systems and the units within those systems are highly variable. An implementation infrastructure in the form of Implementation Teams can be developed to account for the variability. Implementation Teams can make use of cutting edge knowledge to conduct implementationā€informed work in regions, districts, and schools so that teachers have adequate support for effective instruction when interacting with students in the classroom. Existing unmanageable structures can be modified to produce greatly improved and predictable outcomes for students.