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Beliefs and Initiatives
The mission of DeKalb CUSD 428 is to educate our students to reach their potential while preparing them to contribute to a global society.
We believe . . .
that technology can help create positive learning experiences for our students.
that the district can employ technology to provide a variety of new ways to learn to foster 21st century skills.
that students and staff should be digital citizens and positive leaders.
that students should have equal access to technology tools and resources to be actively engaged in learning opportunities.
that students need differentiated and personalized learning opportunities.
that communication between home and school can be enhanced with technology tools.
that teachers should have access to high quality professional development and support.
that each classroom should have a standard degree of technology equipment to improve student, family, and school engagement through technology.
that technology can extend learning outside of the classroom and beyond the school day.
Educational Initiatives Leading to 1:1
Common Core Standards
Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)
Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC)
21st Century Learning
National Education Technology Standards (NETS) for Students
To be consistent with our Mission Statement, DeKalb CUSD428 has an obligation to prepare students for an ever-changing world, that sees technological advancements happening at a rapid rate. We believe that every student has a right to an education that prepares them for further education and future employment, and develops the skills that they must have as citizens of the 21st Century: creativity, communication, collaboration, and critical thinking.