School Closure Extended by Governor Reynolds

On Thursday, April 2nd, Governor Reynolds ordered an extension to the school closures through April 30th. This means our CRCSD buildings and schools will...

Characteristics of Effective Instruction

One of the outcomes of the Iowa Core is to implement effective instructional practices that ensure high levels of learning for each and every student. 

The Characteristics of Effective Instruction include:

  • Student-Centered Classrooms

  • Teaching for Understanding

  • Assessment for Learning

  • Rigor and Relevance

  • Teaching for Learner Differences