Guilford Elementary School
“Home of the Gators”
21st Century Learner
(Adopted August 2015)
Our mission is to foster a positive and challenging learning
environment where all students will have opportunities to succeed and reach
their full potential. We will seek to develop students who will make
meaningful contributions to the world and become independent, lifelong
learners. (Adopted October 2015)
Shared Core Beliefs
1. We believe providing students with
positive, challenging, and authentic learning opportunities enable them to make lifelong contributions to the community.
We believe a culture of
continuous improvement drives the fulfillment of our mission.
We believe strong partnerships
with families and our community contributes to our excellence.
4. We believe an inclusive, safe,
caring, and healthy learning environment for all students lays the foundation
for student growth.
on quarterly assessments, teachers will determine, implement, and monitor
in each grade level will have a minimum of two One To the World (OTTW) learning
experiences each year.
- There will be an end
product that will showcase the learning and the real world application.
- Students will have
voice and choice to help determine their end product.
- Teachers will serve
as guides through the process, but initiatives will be student led.
- Teachers will
reflect, as a grade level, on the process and product, what worked well, and what might be
changed in a future One To the World (OTTW) learning experience.
will participate in a post-project survey to show what skills they have learned
and how they can apply those skills in the real world.