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Collaboration and Consolidation. What Is It? Is It Doable? MASA Fall Conference 9/26/2007 3:15-4:30 p.m. Collaboration and Consolidation. Superintendents Charles Coleman, Ed.D., Battle Creek School District Dale Kimball, Ed.D., Pennfield Schools Cindy Ruble, Lakeview School District

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Collaboration and consolidation

Collaboration and Consolidation

What Is It? Is It Doable?

MASA Fall Conference

9/26/2007 3:15-4:30 p.m.


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Superintendents

    • Charles Coleman, Ed.D., Battle Creek School District

    • Dale Kimball, Ed.D., Pennfield Schools

    • Cindy Ruble, Lakeview School District

  • Consultant

    • Ric Peterson, PPSC, LLC


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Vision

    • Purpose

      • Improve through collaboration

      • Redeploy dollars closer to student

    • Silver Bullets

      • No Silver Bullets

        • Diligence

        • Continual process improvement


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • History

    • Battle Creek Collaboration

      • Predates executive initiatives

      • Predates legislative initiatives


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • History

    • Commitment

      • Multiple communities

      • Multiple school boards

      • Business and industry

      • ISD involvement-not consolidation


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • History

    • Cooperative History

      • Curricular initiatives

      • Instructional initiatives


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • History

    • Collaborative/Consortium Prerequisites

      • Manage community, organizational and individual personalities (i.e., egos)

      • Trust among districts

      • Guiding questions

        • Is it best for students?

        • Is it doable?

      • Consultant acquisition

        • Things to consider


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Collaboration vs. Consolidation

    • Issues

    • Politics

    • Solutions


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Collaborative Study Process

    • Meet with stakeholders

    • Identify area of focus

    • Identify collaborative process point person


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Collaborative Study Process

    • Proposal Development

      • Funding alternatives

      • Study scope

      • Study methodology

        • Staff to be interviewed

        • Define the deliverable

        • Identify the timeline


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Collaborative Study Process

    • Engagement Management

      • Media protocol

        • Study process point person

        • Consultant

        • Individual districts

      • Study process point person

        • Monitors progress

        • Resolves logistical issues

          • Collaborative level

          • District level


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Collaborative Study Process

    • Reports-Results of Study

      • Individual districts

        • Draft meeting

      • Collaborative

        • Draft meeting

      • Initial project plan

        • Meeting

      • Public meeting

        • Recommendations

        • Project plan


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Recommendation Management

    • Individual District Stakeholders

      • Business office

      • Human resource office

      • Technology office


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Recommendation Management

    • Meet with stakeholders

      • CEOs and business managers

      • CEOs and human resource managers

      • CEOs and technology managers


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Recommendation Management

    • Project Plan Development

      • Point Person

      • Project Manager

      • Monthly ISD/Superintendents’ Meeting

        • Progress report


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Individual Recommendations

    • Staffing prerequisites

    • Staffing compression

    • Process compression

      • Cash receipting

      • Human resources

      • Benefits enrollment

      • Payroll


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Individual Recommendations

    • Process Compression

      • Purchasing

      • Accounts payable

    • Common Platform

    • User Self-service


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Collaboration and Consolidation

  • Summary

    • No silver bullets

    • Trust

    • Continual CEO commitment

    • Community desire

    • What is best for students

    • Collaboration does not mean consolidation

    • Manage project plan

    • Just do it!!!!!!



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Collaboration and Consolidation

Thank you!

Charles Coleman, Ed.D.

ccoleman@battle-creek.k12.mi.us

Dale Kimball, Ed.D.

kimballd@pennfield.net

Cindy Ruble

cruble@lakeviewspartans.org

Ric Peterson

ppscllc@comcast.net


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