District Extended Learning Program Goals
Program Goal #1
Identify and serve students representing the diversity of the district (gender, race, SES, English Language Learners, and special education) in the areas of specific ability aptitude and general intellectual ability, grades K-12.
Program Goal #2
Provide meaningful, personalized programming opportunities where gifted students actively design learning experiences to meet their affective and cognitive needs.
Program Goal #3
Provide ongoing professional development for staff, K-12, about the characteristics and needs of gifted and talented students, differentiation strategies, and acceleration options.
Program Goal #4
Develop collaborative partnerships with general education teachers, K-12, with the focus on implementing differentiation strategies and meeting personalized goals for identified gifted and talented students.
Program Goal #5
Communicate regularly with parents/guardians of students receiving Extended Learning Program services.
Extended Learning Program Student Learning Goals
Student Learning Goal #1
Develop collaboration and leadership skills.
Student Learning Goal #2
Develop complex communication skills.
Student Learning Goal #3
Develop creativity and innovative thinking skills.
Student Learning Goal #4
Develop critical thinking and problem solving skills.
Student Learning Goal #5
Develop interpersonal skills.
Student Learning Goal #6
Develop independent learning skills.