learning portrait Mission Statement: The CISD Curriculum Department is dedicated to the success of all students and is committed to excellence in teaching and learning. Collaborating with an incredibly talented instructional staff, the curriculum department focuses on research-based instructional best practices and works to provide a rigorous curriculum designed to ensure innovative, customized learning opportunities for all students.
    The Learning Portrait provides common language regarding our beliefs for learning in Coppell ISD. This dynamic document serves as an anchor for the essential components of the why, how, and what of authentic education. 

     CISD Curriculum Cornerstones

        •    TEKS Aligned Curriculum
        •    Differentiated Instruction
        •    Technology Integration
        •    Thinking Maps (K-12)
        •    Guided Inquiry for Science – Foss Kits (K-5)
        •    Guided Reading (K-5)
        •    Read 180® (4-12)
        •    Write Traits® (6-12)
        •    Literacy Coaches (K-12)
        •    Professional Learning Communities
        •    Multi-sensory Teaching Approach (MTA)
        •    Gifted & Talented Offerings in All Subject Areas
        •    Continuum of Intervention Services
        •    Top 10 Pre-AP/AP Programs in Metroplex
        •    Expansive Dual Credit Offerings/Senior Scholars Program
        •    Highly Demanding Career & Technology Education Pathways
        •    Award Winning Fine Arts and Athletics
        •    B World School
        •    Data-driven Instruction
        •    Concept-based Curriculum
        •    Growth-model Assessments for ELA and Math (2-8)
        •    Reading/Writing Across the Curriculum