Presentation on theme: "The Continuous Improvement Classroom"— Presentation transcript:
1 The Continuous Improvement Classroom Ground rules created by studentsClassroom mission statementsClassroom and student measurable goalsQuality tools and PDSA used regularlyThe Continuous Improvement ClassroomClassroom data centersClassroom meetings facilitated by studentsStudent-led conferencesStudent data folders
2 Lotus Diagram Overview A lotus diagram is an analytical, organizational tool for breaking broad topics into components, which can then be further organized, analyzed or prioritized.It is a picture of the separate components of a topic. It provides a common understanding of the components of the topic.
3 What is a Lotus Diagram A visual of the components of a whole Organizational tool for: foster thinking, analyzing, prioritizing, categorizing
4 When?Teams or individuals need a process for organizing and prioritizing components of a larger wholeExamine complex systemsOrganize thoughtsOrganize brainstorming around a theme or topic
5 Why? Defines the topic being studied Fosters thinking skills Organize ideasIdentify relationships
19 The Continuous Improvement Classroom Ground Rules created by studentsClassroom Mission StatementsClassroom and Student Measurable GoalsQuality tools and PDSA used regularlyThe Continuous Improvement ClassroomClassroom Data CentersClassroom Meetings facilitated by studentsStudent-led conferencesStudent Data Folders