Community of Practice


A community of practice is a group of people who share a common concern, a set of problems or interest in a topic and who come together to fulfill both individual and group goals.

Communities of practice are important for a number of reasons:

The purpose of our community of practice is to support the transfer and exchange of knowledge through connecting, collaborating, and learning in community.

Our community of practice is based on four key components: building relationship, learning and developing the practice, taking action as a community, and creating knowledge in the community. The following activities will support these components: