HCSD Foundational Goals: Looking at Learners

HCSD Foundational Goals: Looking at Learners

I imagine by now Dr. John has made the rounds to all of our schools and shared his diagram of our foundational goals that features:  Academics, Interests, and Mindset.

I first viewed the diagram while having coffee with a friend this summer, discussing what my goals would be for this school year. As an instructional coach, I’m required to write goals for my literacy work, math work, and also for personal and professional growth. I was feeling a bit overwhelmed, and trying to find a way to reduce the number of goals into something manageable and achievable, while still being specific enough to meet all the required areas. My friend asked if I had seen Dr. John’s graphic of foundational goals. I asked her to enlighten me. (more…)