• New Investments for the 2021-2022 School Year


     

  • The CMSD Experience

    INVESTING IN EDUCATORS

    • Investing in teacher-led communities of practice, using in-person and digital synchronous and asynchronous technologies

    • Investing in Innovative Learning Accelerator projects which serve as an opportunity to harvest and learn the great innovations from our teachers and other educators

    • Investing in Teacher Leaders in Language Arts and Mathematics Instruction

    • Investing in School-based and District-based leadership supports

    • Launching Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Training, including a customized module for Cleveland and a post-training action planning module

    INVESTING IN STUDENTS & SCHOOLS

    • Completing the conversion to a full 1:1 technology strategy for students and educators and implementing a four-year device replacement cycle

    • Ensuring each CMSD campus has a full-time health professional

    • Implementing a permanent remote learning school, in addition to our existing asynchronous virtual academy

    • Implementing Student and Parent Ambassadors

    • Implementing PACE, a 6-12+ grade planning and career exploration program designed to link CMSD students to living wage careers after graduation

    • Investing in Restorative Practices training and support for all schools

    • Making OFCC Segment 8 investments (new Clark, Lincoln-West, and Marion Seltzer and renovated Joseph Gallagher) and funding facilities improvements at multiple CMSD campuses

    • Reinstating one-mile walk zone for student transportation services; implementing activity buses for PreK-8 students so they can access extended day activities

    • Converting high school library/media centers into community, college, and career hubs that will be open before, during and after school for student and school community use (followed by PreK-8 library/media center in 2022-23)

    • Investing in The Senate League athletics/ extra-curricular programming

    • Extending the PreK-8 day, allowing for the expansion of art, music, physical education, and other clubs/activities in all PreK-8 Schools

    • Engaging a broad array of out-of-school-time providers to provide additional opportunities for our students

    • Implementing more inclusive student dress expectations to replace previous uniform and dress code requirements

     

     

     

     

Resources

  • Back-to-School Homepage
  • Student Dress Expectations
  • CEO's Previous Messages
  • New Investments for 2021
  • Choose CMSD
  • CDC Update for Schools
  • Online Learning Options
  • Clever Sign On Support
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • CMSD Academic Calendar
  • CMSD Academic Calendar - Spanish
  • School Start Calendar for Kindergarten
  • School Start Calendar for PreK
  • School Start and End Times
  • School Supply Giveaways
  • Say Yes Cleveland
  • Senate Athletic League
  • Download District App
  • Download Bus Tracker
  • Summer Learning Celebrations
  • Child Tax Credit