Friday, October 24, 2014
LCPS Mission: The Las Cruces Public Schools, in partnership with students, families, and the community, provide a student-centered learning environment that cultivates character, fosters academic excellence, and embraces diversity.

Elementary Instruction

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Polanco , Lydia Director Elementary Instruction Work Phone: 575-527-6011 Add to Address Book

Mission

The mission of the Elementary Instruction Department is to provide support to principals and teachers in the implementation of curriculum and enhanced instructional practices.

Responsibilities

  • Support schools in the utilization of the New Mexico Standards & Benchmarks
  • Provide leadership in developing curricular tools (i.e. curriculum maps, pacing guides, etc.)
  • Guide schools in adopting instructional materials that are scientifically-based
  • Promote vertical articulation between feeder pattern schools
  • Research and disseminate effective curricular materials and programs
  • Revise report cards
  • Assist schools in grant writing (as appropriate)
  • Represent the district in NMPED instructional meetings

Important Dates

Important Dates for 2013/14 (contains nine week information, professional development dates, etc.)

 

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