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weLearn 1:1 rollout

Every sixth-grader at Alki Middle School received an iPad for learning. It was the beginning of the weLearn 1:1 rollout of digital tools to every third- through 12th-grade student in the district.  Every student and teacher is using an iPad. Alki is one of four district schools that have implemented one-to-one technology schoolwide. McLoughlin Middle [...]

2017-01-04T09:20:07+00:00 April 26th, 2013|Vision timeline|

VPS highlighted by League of Innovative Schools

Vancouver Public Schools is one of 57 school districts and education agencies across the country chosen by the U.S. Department of Education to join a prestigious nationwide initiative called the League of Innovative Schools. Announced at a White House event in September 2011, the league is an alliance of school districts committed to working with entrepreneurs and researchers to [...]

2017-01-04T09:21:03+00:00 March 4th, 2013|weLearn news|

Developing a strategic plan

Vancouver Public Schools conducted an extensive public engagement process to develop a strategic plan for five years and beyond. District parents, staff and community members indicated that the use of 21st century technology as a tool for teaching and learning should be a top priority for our schools.

2017-01-04T09:20:31+00:00 October 25th, 2006|Vision timeline|