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Standard Work Areas: Professional Learning and Growth, PBIS, MTSS, Guaranteed and Viable Curriculum, PLCs and SRG.

  • Actual practices and systems in use by the school and staff
  • Shows how structure facilitates change
    • 1st year: Learning
    • 2nd Year: Implementation
    • 3rd year: Standard Work
  • Also described as the “big rocks”

Ankeny has determined “standard work” as those high leverage pieces of work providing the highest yield for increased student learning. The need for consistency and focused attention to these items should be evident in all goals and professional learning across the district.