CISD Mission for Mathematics

It is our mission to ensure quality learning in mathematics for all students by providing a guaranteed and viable curriculum, high levels of instruction based on best practices, and a system of support for each student in every classroom.

CISD Vision for Mathematics
 
We envision:
  • Connected students authentically engaged in learning
  • Confident students excited about mathematics
  • Courageous students exploring, discovering, and solving real world problems 
  • Cutting-edge technology in every classroom for every student 
  • Common mathematic vocabulary used by all students and teachers 
  • Classrooms with students and teachers engaged in dialogue 
  • Cooperative learning leading to individual success 
  • Cohesively aligned curriculum and instruction in every classroom 
  • Communities of professionals planning, analyzing data, and sharing resources


CISD Values for Mathematics

We are committed to: 
  • Using effective instructional strategies
  • Creating common assessments to inform instruction
  • Insuring meaningful and effective interventions for struggling students
  • Working together
  • Creating an environment that promotes risk taking and exploration
  • Continuing to improve through training and collaboration
  • Thinking outside the trapezoid

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Last Modified on June 19, 2008