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Meeting the Requirements of the Baldrige Categories

How to Use Chapter Four
What is Included in the Category Requirement Sections
Download Summary of Each Category Requirement

Once schools have met the essential requirements as outlined in Chapter Three, "The Essentials of Baldrige-guided School Improvement Planning," they are ready to explore additional requirements within each category based on school priorities. These requirements are summarized on expanded linkages charts:

How to Use Chapter Four, "Meeting the Requirements of the Baldrige Categories Related to School Improvement Planning"

  • If a school is working with only the essential questions, the corresponding sections from this chapter can be used as a resource.
  • If a school has met the "essential" Baldrige requirements, the expanded category sections from this chapter can be used to meet additional Baldrige requirements by category.
  • Each category section is designed with sufficient explanation so that a principal having experience with Baldrige-guided school improvement planning can use each individual section as a resource.

What is Included in the Category Requirement Sections

"Meeting the Requirements of the Baldrige Categories Related to School Improvement Planning" is organized around the seven Baldrige Categories and provides detailed guidance for meeting each requirement. Each category section provides for the following:

Download Summary of Each Category Requirement

Download summaries of the requirements of each category:

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