Tag Archives: Education Criteria

School Boards and the Baldrige Framework = Excellent Results

By Christine Schaefer The 2013 Baldrige Award-winning Pewaukee School District of Wisconsin began using the Education Criteria for Performance Excellence (part of the Baldrige Excellence Framework) at the prompting of a school board member, according to its superintendent, JoAnn Sternke. Larry … Continue reading

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Community Colleges Highlighted in Commerce Secretary’s Award

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey The night before U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker presented the 2013 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Awards, she received an award of her own. The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) presented her with the … Continue reading

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Insights on Excellence from a Baldrige Education Leader

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey One of my favorite educators was my high school American history teacher because I remember really learning something. Rather than taking primarily written tests, we often reenacted notable moments in history, and our tests came from … Continue reading

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Draconian Budget Cuts and the Education Criteria: One District’s Story

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey It’s no surprise to anyone that the economy has been bad. And in the education sector, where healthy budgets mean that teachers have the needed supplies and students have the adequate guidance to learn, a bad economy can be … Continue reading

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E-Learning and the Criteria, a Match Made in Australia

Posted by Dawn Marie Bailey I’m always interested in the many ways that the Criteria for Performance Excellence are being used around the world. For example, Dr. Kulari Lokuge, in the Faculty of Business at Charles Sturt University in Australia, uses the … Continue reading

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