The Department of Teaching and Learning is driven by a commitment to assist teachers in implementing research-based strategies that will increase the likelihood that all children can learn at high levels.

 Additionally, the department is responsible for the following items:  
  • Providing direction and guidance for the District’s instructional program 
  • Instructional policy
  • School improvement planning and implementation
  • Curriculum adoptions and implementations
  • Professional development
  • Student assessment
  • State reporting 
    requirements and budgeting for those areas
  • Overseeing the Curriculum Advisory Committee
Crystal Thorson

 Crystal Thorson

Director of Teaching & Learning

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