To accelerate its quest towards achieving performance excellence, Alamo Colleges District (ACD), the tenth largest community college system in the United States, implemented a new, groundbreaking educational leadership philosophy to create a stronger focus on students. That philosophy, “Alamo Way: Always Inspire, Always Improve” (see Figure P-11), became the cornerstone of the Alamo Colleges District strategic plan, leadership and performance improvement systems, and was central to everythin...
BPIR Categories8.2.2 Create an environment for empowerment/innovation
14.3.3 Implement an org-wide continuous improvemnt program
14.3.4 Conduct a business excellence assessment.