The Curriculum and Instruction Department is committed to providing educators in and beyond Summit County with high quality staff professional learning and resources, which lead to building individual and collective capacity for the improvement of student learning and the development of the whole child.
In order to fulfill our mission, the Curriculum and Instruction Department will function as a true professional learning community committed to research and data-based decision making, cooperation, collegiality, mutual support, and sensitivity to the needs of our stakeholders.
- Build individual and collective departmental capacity related to the most current and relevant educational issues in the State of Ohio.
- Enhance the departmental sense of professional learning community, as well as build individual and collective departmental capacity related to research-based instructional design.
- Collaborate across content areas to determine commonalities among disciplines and to support teachers in making “Interdisciplinary Connections’ within their classroom instruction.