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Office of Teaching and Learning


Teaching and Learning is an essential factor in every student's learning journey. Our office is dedicated to serving as a model for effective teaching and learning practices, providing educators with guidance on the fundamental goals of curriculum, instruction, and academic standards. The Teaching and Learning Office will support students, families, educators, schools, and districts through coaching, professional learning, and resources.


Teaching and Learning envisions all students receiving high-quality Tier 1 instruction to maximize their future readiness.


  • Academic Knowledge: Adherence to Nevada Academic Content Standards, ensuring a strong foundation of subject matter.
  • Professional Learning: A dedication to continuous improvement and the implementation of best practices for student learning.
  • Access: Providing access to high-quality instructional resources to support effective teaching and learning.
  • Coaching: Offering guidance and support to educators to enhance their instructional skills.
  • Student Voice: Embracing a student-centric approach that values and incorporates student perspectives into the educational process.