Shared Community Vision

Benchmark 1: A cross-sector partnership with a defined geographic scope organizes around a cradle-to-career vision.

Benchmark 3: The partnership formalizes a set of messages that are aligned and effectively communicated across partners and the community.

Evidence-based Decision-making

Benchmark 1: The partnership selects community-level outcomes to be held accountable for improving.

Collaborative Action

Benchmark 1: The partnership commits to using continuous improvement to guide the work.

Investment & Sustainability

Benchmark 1: An anchor entity is established and capacity to support the daily management of the partnership is in place.