We refer to our role as ‘The Glue’, as we facilitate partnerships that enable the school to be the central place for learning and support services that overcome barriers to educational achievement.
Our Place does not deliver or fund any services or programs. Instead, we help site partners to get the Our Place approach implemented in the site. We help cross sector collaboration happen, we look at the shared data, we consult, and we facilitate a planning process to help the local site determine its priorities.
Ingredients of ‘The Glue’
The Glue is made up of the people, partnerships, knowledge and infrastructure that are essential to successfully improving outcomes for children through a place-based approach. The key ingredients are: