The key objective at this phase is agreement from boards of trustees and principals whether to form or participate in a Community of Learning. Identify:
- why you would come together to form a community?
- what are the benefits?
- what can you achieve as a community that you couldn’t achieve as individual schools?
This will involve a range of conversations and discussions to explore possibilities, partnerships and build relationships with and across schools and their boards of trustees. The chair of each board of trustees must indicate the boards interest in forming a Community of Learning | Kāhui Ako on the Expression of Interest (EOI).
Expected Outcome: EOI will be submitted to the Ministry of Education (MoE)