Implementing Lean Principles at Des Moines Public Schools

Published On:
April 30, 2018
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In March 2015, Des Moines Public Schools embarked on something new: Implementing lean processes to create continuous improvement in productivity and efficiency. The idea was sparked by a leadership effort to create a balanced scorecard, which led to the discovery of lean principles and their effect on reducing waste in both money and time.