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Burlington School District Multi-Year Strategic Planning Process
Spring 2016 - Winter 2017

What has happened?

 BSD Faculty and Staff Strategic Planning Days (January 2017)
Staff had an opportunity to be updated on and reflect upon the shared
vision and direction of the District through the Strategic Planning Process. 

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Community Forum (November 17, 2016)

Parents, community members, staff and Board Commissioners reviewed the work done on the Burlington School District Strategic Plan thus far, and provided further input into the future of Burlington Schools.

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BSD Faculty and Staff Strategic Planning Day (June 13, 2016)

350+ BSD faculty and staff reviewed input from previous forums, and made recommendations on mission, vision, values and core beliefs, in order to determine District priorities which will be used to inform an operational plan.
Questions posed during the day included: What do these priorities mean in the daily lives of teachers/students? How do we ensure that the daily experiences of our students reflect the District priorities?

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New American Community Forum (May 24, 2016)

Families discussed goals for their children's education, what they need to achieve those goals, what
might stand in the way of those goals or isn't working now and the most important things that
BSD needs to focus on over the next four years to help ALL students reach their goals. 

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BSD Student Forum (May 10, 2016)

A variety of stakeholder groups within the student body discussed what District priorities should look like over the next four years, including: their own and other students' experiences relative to injustice or intolerance; how schools should address this type of behavior; barriers they experience in school; and how to remove barriers in these areas.

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Burlington Board of School Commissioners Retreat (May 7, 2016)

After reviewing information and identifying trends using input from the earlier Community Forums, Board Members discussed mission, vision and core beliefs for the Burlington School District. 

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Community Forums (April 28 and May 2, 2016)


Parents, staff, students, community organizations, business partners,
state agencies, City Councilors and others reflected on BSD mission and values, 
generating input on priorities for multi-year strategic planning.


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