Leader’s Corner

Upstream & Blueprint Connections

“Upstream efforts are those intended to prevent problems before they happen or reduce the harm caused by those problems.” ~ Dan Heath Let’s consider the difference between upstream and downstream actions. Downstream actions are easier to see and easier to measure.  Upstream actions work towards preventing problems and/or reducing the impact of those problems; these …

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So What? Now What? . . . Take Action!

As a reflective leader, you constantly assess, analyze, adjust, and take action. When reflecting on the Blueprint systems that you have installed (or will be installing), take a moment to identify some next steps for you and your district.