Recognition Criteria

2020-21 School Year

YES, you can still apply for Recognition!

Any applications submitted after May 7th will be reviewed on a rolling basis over the summer months, and posted once reviewed.

Sample badge. All designs will be published with the Recognized Schools list in early June 2021.

1. Take the Tiered Fidelity Inventory (TFI) at least once this year online at by the date you submit your online Recognition application. No minimum score (fidelity) requirement on the TFI for Recognition this year.

2. Submit an online Recognition application: NOTE: If you have issues with your organization blocking this Google Form, please email )

3. Levels of implementation do not exist this year (Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum)

4. Badges now exist for items corresponding with the TFI at Tier 1, Tier 2, & Tier 3 5. Submit at least one piece of evidence for the specific Badge when prompted in your online Recognition Application. (All evidence for each Badge must be in a single document. The document may have multiple pages).

Early Bird Due Date: April 9, 2021

Due Date: May 7, 2021

Recognized Schools List Published: by June 1, 2021

Find more valuable information on our Recognition FAQ webpage !

to enter your TFI at

to submit your Recognition Application