Goal 1

To ensure annual student academic growth through a system of curriculum, instruction, and assessment that is aligned, rigorous, and relevant. Instruction will be designed to meet the needs of every child in our diverse student population.

 Objectives
Objective 1.1 — Provide rigorous and relevant curriculum, instruction, and assessment practice for all students
 
Details
  • Implement Nevada Academic Content Standards which will align curriculum, instruction, and assessments
  • Restructure Gifted and Talented (GT) program in accordance with National Association of Gifted Children (NAGC) standards
  • Develop and implement restructuring plan for Special Education
Objective 1.2 — Close opportunity gaps through culturally competent practices, effective strategies, and multi-tiered systems of support to meet the needs of English Language Learner students, Special Education students, students impacted by poverty, and all racial/ethnic student groups

 Details
  • Develop a five-year English Language Learners Plan
Objective 1.3 — Strengthen teaching and learning through technology and 21st century instructional strategies
 
Details
  • Empower teachers with 21st century instructional strategies
  • Elevate students’ readiness for college and careers through learning environments that develop 21st Century Competencies
Objective 1.4 — Provide access to relevant education data that helps the District make decisions about academics
 
Details
  • Expand the scope and use of the Data Gallery and Business Intelligence Gateway to support schools and educators
Objective 1.5 — Reinforce the pathway to college- and career-readiness through an aligned pre K-16 system
 
  • Alternative education redesign
  • Expansion of Signature Academies
  •  Increase college preparedness
  • Continue to advocate for additional funding opportunities to increase the number of pre-kindergarten classrooms as well as individual student spaces with prioritization of high poverty, low performing schools
 
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