Department of Learning
A Tradition of Educational Excellence
The Department of Learning oversees all curriculum,
assessment, instruction, and student services across the District. The
department collaborates with staff and families to provide an outstanding
educational experience for each child. We invite you to click the pages at left for more information about student learning in District 181.
District 181 Commits to an Environment of Excellence in
Providing each child a challenging and safe
Developing lifelong learners and productive
- Building self-confidence and developing character.
Demanding continuous improvement.
Expecting innovation and professional
Working with the community in a spirit of
collaboration, trust and respect.
An Environment of Educational Excellence will Result In:
Critical thinkers who apply their knowledge and
skills to identify, gather, analyze, synthesize and evaluate information to
plan action and solve problems.
Collaborative team members who cooperate and
contribute in a variety of settings and roles.
Effective communicators who are able to express
and understand thoughts or ideas in a variety of ways.
Responsible people who respect diversity, are
considerate of others, and accept the consequences of their actions.
Informed citizens who recognize the importance
of democratic principles and understand different social, historical, cultural
and environmental perspectives.