Academics & Student Learning Team

  • Under the leadership of the Deputy Superintendent Dr. Jennifer Schwanke, the Department of Academics and Student Learning is committed to ensuring that every student is prepared for success through a personalized educational experience. The Department has two divisions Division of Teaching and Learning and Division of Student Services.

    • The Teaching and Learning Division supports the K-12 academic programming through rigorous curriculum and child-centered instructional practices. Their focus is on development, planning, implementing and assessing curriculum, as well as providing professional development for staff and educational technology initiatives. 
    • The Student Services Division directs and supports the development, implementation, and operation of educational programs and services that meet the unique needs of gifted students, English learners, and students with disabilities. The division provides instructional leadership and coordination of early childhood, elementary, secondary, and post-secondary transition programs.