Every Child a Graduate. Every Graduate Prepared.
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Plan 2020 is the strategic plan for education in Alabama with a goal to prepare all students to be successful in college and/or career upon graduation from high school.

Plan 2020 will:

  • Improve student growth and achievement.
  • Close the achievement gap.
  • Increase the graduation rate.
  • Increase the number of students graduating high school that are college- and career- ready and prepared to be successful in our global society.
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Measure of Success
  
  
  
  
  
Schools & Systems
  
Increase the number of school systems designated as an Innovation School System
http://assets.alsde.edu/sites/graphics/ALSDE%20Graphics/PILLAR-CHARTER.pngAlabama Public Charter Schools Webpage Now Available!8Learn more!Schools and systems will be provided flexibility and resources to create 21st century learning environments to meet the individual and collective needs of their students
Learners & Parents
  
Decrease the gap on ACT Aspire combined reading and math scores for 3rd through 8th grade and increase graduation rates in high school
http://assets.alsde.edu/sites/graphics/ALSDE%20Graphics/Civics%20pillar%201.jpgAugust is Civics and Government Month1Learn more! All students succeed
Learners & Parents
  
Increase the 4-year and 5-year cohort graduation rate
2All students graduate from high school
Learners & Parents
  
Increase the number of students who are college- career- ready
3All students graduate from high school prepared
Education Professionals
  
Increase the number of effective teachers and leaders as measured by completed EDUCATEAlabama and LEADAlabama assessments
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Reduce the number of unexcused absences
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Reduce the number of disciplinary infractions
5All students will take personal responsibility for ensuring a safe and civil learning environment
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Reduce the number of 9th grade failures
6All students will enter 9th grade prepared and with a 4-year plan that addresses individual academic and career interest needs
  
  
  
  
  
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​One of the foundational goals of public education is to educate and equip the next generation of citizens, our students, with a strong understanding of their civic and governmental responsibilities. 

The Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE) is designating the month of August 2015 as Civics and Government Awareness Month in all public schools across the state to bring awareness to this important learning goal.

The ALSDE calls on school leaders to participate, if possible, in activities customized to meet the individual and collective needs of students and the teachers, support staff, and administrators who teach, assist, and lead them on a daily basis.

9/5/20157/31/2015 10:13 AM7/31/2015August is Civics and Government Month!
  
  
  
  
  
The Office of The Office of Public Charter Schools new webpage is now available.http://www.alsde.edu/ofc/cs8/26/2015
  
The annual ACT Condition of College- & Career-Readiness Report is one of the multiple measures now used to determine college- and career-readiness of Alabama’s high school students. https://www.alsde.edu/sec/comm/News%20Releases/08-26-2015%20ACT%20Condition%20of%20CCR_.pdf8/26/2015
  
All private schools or institutions of any kind having a school in connection therewith, except church schools as defined in Section 16-28-1, shall register annually on or before October 10 with the Department of Education.https://schools.alsde.edu/EdDir/Common/WebLogin.aspx7/31/2015
  
One of the foundational goals of public education is to educate and equip the next generation of citizens, our students, with a strong understanding of their civic and governmental responsibilities. https://www.alsde.edu/sec/comm/News%20Releases/07-31-2015%20Civics%20and%20Government%20Month.pdf7/31/2015

 

 

System Test Coordinators Meetinghttp://www.alsde.edu/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=627System Test Coordinators Meeting6278/31/2015 1:00:00 PM9/1/2015 10:00:00 PM
Pupil Transportation Meetinghttp://www.alsde.edu/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=687Pupil Transportation Meeting6879/2/2015 1:00:00 PM9/2/2015 5:30:00 PM
Labor Day http://www.alsde.edu/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=634Labor Day 6349/7/2015 5:00:00 AM9/8/2015 4:55:00 AM
CI Meeting-Athenshttp://www.alsde.edu/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=664CI Meeting-Athens6649/8/2015 2:00:00 PM9/8/2015 5:00:00 PM
Pupil Transportation Area Meetinghttp://www.alsde.edu/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=688Pupil Transportation Area Meeting6889/9/2015 1:00:00 PM9/9/2015 5:30:00 PM
CI Meeting -Shelby County http://www.alsde.edu/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=668CI Meeting -Shelby County 6689/9/2015 2:00:00 PM9/9/2015 5:00:00 PM
CI Meeting-Montgomeryhttp://www.alsde.edu/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=672CI Meeting-Montgomery6729/10/2015 2:00:00 PM9/10/2015 5:00:00 PM
Pupil Transportation Area Meetinghttp://www.alsde.edu/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=689Pupil Transportation Area Meeting6899/15/2015 1:00:00 PM9/15/2015 5:30:00 PM
At Risk Workshophttp://www.alsde.edu/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=663At Risk Workshop6639/15/2015 1:30:00 PM9/15/2015 9:00:00 PM
CI Meeting-Mobile http://www.alsde.edu/Lists/Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=676CI Meeting-Mobile 6769/15/2015 2:00:00 PM9/15/2015 5:00:00 PM