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Vision Statement

21st Century Education at Meeker Middle School will empower students to be prepared to solve global problems using Learning & Innovation; Information, Media & Technology; and Life & Career Skills.

Mission Statement

Skills will be taught as appropriate in every classroom and through our Advisory.

Skills

  1. Learning & Innovation
    • Creativity and innovation
    • Critical thinking and problem solving
    • Communication and collaboration
  2. Information, Media & Technology
    • Information literacy
    • Media literacy
    • Communications literacy
    • Technology literacy
  3.  Life & Career
    • Flexibility and adaptability
    • Initiative and self-direction
    • Social and cross-cultural skills
    • Productivity and accountability
    • Leadership and responsibility

Department Teams will develop lessons as appropriate to address 21st Century Themes. These themes might also be addressed by Student Leadership and after school clubs.

Core Subjects and 21st Century Themes- (Includes Departmental Primary Focus)

  • Global awareness- Social Studies and ELA
  • Arts and Cultural Literacy- Art with Social Studies
  • Financial, economic, business and entrepreneurial literacy- Math
  • Civic literacy - ELA and Social Studies • Health literacy- PE
  • Environmental literacy- Science
  • Digital Citizenship Literacy- Career and Tech Ed Classes
  • STEM focus centered on Engineering Design Process- Science