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Community of Practice (CoP)

What is a Community of Practice?
 
Today, organizations, workgroups, teams, and individuals must work together in new ways. Communities of practice provide a new model for connecting people in the spirit of learning, knowledge sharing, and collaboration as well as individual, group, and organizational development.  The first year of the Supporting Families Community of Practice was focused on creating a culture where stakeholders learned new ways to collaborated together as equal partners to create community-based solutions to identified system-based barriers.  The Co-Chairs of the Supporting Families Communities of Practice committees continue to lead the way in supporting the ongoing development of this new learning culture.

Resources:
Changed Practice (PDF, 142 KB)
Development Model (PDF, 144 KB)
Einstein (PDF, 171 KB)
Growing Community Knowledge (PDF, 104 KB)
Guiding values (PDF, 207 KB)