Dallas ISD Theory of Action

What types of autonomies are available?

  • Most major divisions in the district have one or more of their departments that offer autonomies through the district’s Theory of Action.

    These organizations, include:

    • Chief of Staff
    • Finance
    • Human Capital Management
    • Educational Technology
    • Operations
    • School Leadership
    • Academic Services and Transformation 

    The earned 'school' autonomies are based on the School Performance Framework (SPF) ratings, where schools earn autonomies from the managed foundation that allow alternative methods and models of instruction.