The Standards for Excellence Institute has developed and maintains a library of educational resources for nonprofit organizations interested in implementing the Standards for Excellence: An Ethics and Accountability Code for the Nonprofit Sector (member login required)
. The resource packets include information on implementing specific standards, justification for the standards, best practices associated with the issue, model procedures and sample policies. Structurally, they include narrative memos and attachments. The attachments include both original materials created by the Standards for Excellence Institute, as well as documents that have been obtained with permission from other sources.
The Standards for Excellence educational resources were prepared by conducting an exhaustive review of literature on a particular topic, pulling the most useful information, creating original materials (including model policies) where the available information is not sufficient, and packaging the materials in an easy to use format. Collectively, the resources cover each of the 67 standards in the Standards for Excellence code. The following resource packets are available to members of the Standards for Excellence Institute and Replication Partners: