What is the Building Leadership Team?
Lawton Elementary’ s Building Leadership Team (BLT) is acollaborative site-based leadership team comprised of Lawton staff, theLawton principal, and Lawton parents. The BLT meets bi-monthly and isfocused on strengthening and supporting Lawton’s school policies,instruction, learning environment, and operations. The BLT strives toconsider the perspectives of all Lawton stakeholders as schoolpriorities are established. The BLT engages the Lawton community in thedecision-making process by posting meeting minutes and agendas, and maintaining open lines of communication.
Specific Responsibilities of the BLT
- Work with the school staff to create and monitor Lawton’s Continuous School Improvement Plan (CSIP)
- Help to set professional development priorities for Lawton Staff; oversee a school-wide professional development plan to support the Academic Achievement Plan
- Work with the school staff to establish the school’s discretionary budget
- Ensure that Lawton’s Decision-Making Matrix is up to date and reflects Lawton’s approach to collaborative decision making.
2016-2017 BLT Members: