Building Turnaround Network

The Building Turnaround Network (BTN) of the Blueprint is represented by the oval at the bottom of on the Blueprint graphic (shown below). The Building Network is defined as the building principal, other building administrators (if any), and teacher leaders who often comprise the building’s leadership team. This team recognizes and reinforces the district’s sense of urgency to realize dramatic improvement in student, teacher, and leader performance in a short amount of time and strives to sustain that level of urgency throughout the building that is anchored in a culture of collective responsibility that is collegial, collaborative, and professional..

The Building Network utilizes and reinforces the district’s sense of urgency for the work of rapid turnaround. Principals will leverage district systems and remove systemic barriers, establish Instructional Leadership routines and Teacher Collaborative routines to support instructional improvement at scale.