A strategic dashboard is a powerful tool for boards of education to govern implementation of the district’s strategic plan and to evaluate the impact and return on investment that strategic goals are having on student, financial, and other system outcomes. The strategic dashboard provides a framework for the board of education to communicate the priorities and progress of the school system to the community, and helps the superintendent align communication, school improvement, student data, and other district processes.
- Strategic monitoring
- Community relations
- Establish performance indicators and benchmarks to monitor progress toward strategic goals
- Establish national, state, and peer group comparisons
- Track demographic, economic, and other contextual conditions of the community
- Monitor the degree to which the school district is executing tactics and action plans
- Boards of Education