Needles Unified School District

NUSD Signature Practices

NUSD Signature Practices

 

Common Core State Standards Are Addressed

 

High Expectations for All Students Are Articulated and Acted Upon

 

The 5 C’s of 21st Century Skills Are Embedded in Classrooms Each Day (Communication, Critical Thinking, Creativity, Collaboration, and Cultural Awareness)

 

Student Engagement is a Priority

 

Incorporation of AVID Strategies is the Norm

 

Multiple Forms of Assessment are Used to Monitor Learning and Inform Instruction

 

Momentum (Pacing) that Maximizes Learning Opportunities is Orchestrated and Maintained

 

Literacy Across the Curriculum (Including Technology Integration) is Demonstrated

 

Collegial Collaboration is Seen as a Right and a Responsibility