Main Goal Area 1 – Critical Thinking/Problem Solving
Provide authentic learning experiences that require students to ask questions for understanding to address complex real-world issues.
1.1 Review and update work completed by the STEAM committee regarding problem-based learning.
1.2 Audit current curriculum for authentic learning experiences.
1.3 Create/adopt district level critical thinking/problem solving model.
1.4 Augment curriculum at each grade level utilizing district model.
1.5 Provide professional development for staff regarding the district model.
1.6 Assess effectiveness of model and student learning using student achievement/growth data.