The Schoolwide Enrichment Model

 A rising tide lifts all the boats.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

The Schoolwide Enrichment Model is a flexible program for schools developed by Renzulli based on the integration of his Enrichment Triad Model and the identification of gifted students matched to his Three-Ring Conception of Giftedness.

The idea of the Schoolwide Enrichment Model (SEM) is to provide better service to all students on the foundation of local conditions.

The Schoolwide Enrichment Model

To achieve this, the model includes several elements:

The emphasis on the model is on integrated service to the students. The Schoolwide Enrichment Model or parts of it have been successfully implemented in schools around the world.

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Matthias Giger, April 2006 (Update: 16-12-2007)