Resources Section

Informational Resources
to build collaborations

Use the tools from this
section to help make your
Early Childhood Collaboration
the most successful ever.

Factors of Success

Factors of Successful Collaboration Diverse Membership and Shared Leadership The team has a core group that regularly attends meetings. The team has a balanced representation of the partners and community. Team members feel they are a part of the team and they contribute. The team uses a consensus method to make decisions and set direction.… Continue Reading

Partnership Basics

Advice from the field…experienced partners share lessons they have learned Share A Vision Establish a shared philosophy and mission — it provides a solid foundation for the partnership. Return to your shared mission when you and your partner clash. Identify and assert the benefits of the partnership for children and families, and for each partner.… Continue Reading