Tool: Success-Driven Program Development

Use this step-by-step tool to apply a coaching mindset to guide your program improvements. Choose one track to guide your program improvement efforts. Each track is divided into three steps:

  • Discover Bright Spots Focus on what is working well, rather than challenges, issues, or barriers that stand in the way of progress.
  • Prioritize Analyze and investigate the information you collected to understand the nuances of what is working well. What are staff, participants, or managers saying, doing, or using that is contributing to their success?
  • Build Create actionable next steps. Deliver incremental program improvements based on what you already know is working.

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