Creating a Connected Community

March 15, 2016

By Dr. Dana T. Bedden, Getting Smart | March 5, 2016

Getting SmartDistricts around the country are taking a variety of approaches to community engagement. In Colorado, for example, District 51 and Archuleta #50 JT school district use the Community Collaboration for School Innovation toolkit developed by The Colorado Department of Education, The Colorado Education Initiative, and The Learning Accelerator.


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