2012-13

Past District 197 Initiatives and Committees:

BLENDED LEARNING
This committee studied the further integration of Blended Learning, which utilizes both in-class and online instructional delivery methods, within middle and high school classrooms.
LITERACY: BIRTH TO GRADE THREE/EARLY LEARNING
This committee researched ways to increase access to the district's early learning programs, align curriculum from pre-k to grade 3 and develop age-appropriate facilities.
EARLY COLLEGE OPTIONS
This committee explored ways to increase college credit-earning opportunities at Henry Sibley High School.

TECHNOLOGY INTEGRATION
This committee began the process of developing a sustainable district technology, as well as defined options to support the transition to digital learning.
MAGNET PROGRAM SUSTAINABILITY
This committee examined the future of the magnet programs at Pilot Knob STEM Magnet, Moreland Arts & Health Sciences Magnet and Heritage E-STEM Magnet schools once the three-year federal grant came to an end.
FACILITIES UTILIZATION COMMITTEE
This committee conducted a study to better understand the use of the district's existing facilities to aid the School Board in planning for the future