The Seven Outs: Strategic Planning Made Easy for Charter Schools
by Brian L. Carpenter, PhD
Just the words “strategic planning” are enough to make some board members and school executives feel swamped. The process is usually long, boring, and largely without results—unless you count a thick vinyl notebook collecting dust on a shelf as an achievement.
The Seven Outs offers your school a step-by-step framework for strategic planning. Once the process is completed, the board and executive will know what the students should accomplish, and the board will know how to evaluate the results.