Implementation Guide

Plan Formats

Much of the work on Results-Based Accountability boils down to what formats you use for your plans and budgets. This page pulls together a range of formats to consider:


1. Answer These Questions - Put It In This Format: Questions and Formats for Population Results-Based Accountability, Program, Agency and Service System Performance Accountability and Results Based Grantmaking - each reduced to one page.

2. Budget format with Volume I (population results) and Volume II (program/agency performance)

1a. San Mateo County Budget - selected pages

1b. Hennepin County Budget - selected pages










3. A Possible Action Plan Outline - developed from work with California's Proposition 10

4. School Improvement Plan Formats - developed from work with State and Local Special Education Directors - includes overall plan structure, results by result (or goal by goal) format, and some examples of Special Education performance meausures.

5. Prototype Implementation Plan Format - a generic way to keep track of implementation commitments

6. Wyoming Strategic Planning formats - an excellent example of inter-related formats for both population and performance accountability


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