An effective journey to excellence requires careful planning. Resources must be allocated at all organizational levels in new and creative ways to support school improvement initiatives. Based on educational trends and research, innovative changes are vital in the utilization of resources such as information technology and time.
With a focus on the philosophy and goals of Adventist education, leaders at all levels will create ongoing professional development opportunities for all personnel. A sustained journey to excellence is enhanced by creative partnerships. Administrators and governing boards must recognize that innovative practices will require additional time and funding.
The following Preferred Practices will support an effective ongoing school improvement process: