Canyon ISD

A History of Excellence - A Tradition of Caring

CISD Mission for Social Studies

It is our mission to ensure quality learning in Social Studies 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 Social Studies

We envision: 
  • Students learning cooperatively about the world around them
  • Students understanding their national identity and participating in the democratic process
  • Students effectively and critically using technology to learn and reinforce important concepts
  • Teachers having open and honest discussions about teaching strategies and interventions to help every student succeed
  • Classrooms being interactive, open minded, and visionary
  • Instruction creating a positive learning environment

      CISD Values for Social Studies

    We are committed to: 
    • Collaborating with colleagues
    • Using effective instructional strategies
    • Becoming more learner centered
    • Incorporating differentiation and modification strategies
    • A willingness to change, learn, and grow
    • Setting high expectations

    Last Modified on June 19, 2008