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The Study’s Mission
The Study seeks to provide a highly academic, quality education to students in our community by creating a supportive, yet challenging, learning environment. Teachers encourage high expectations for success through direct instruction, research-based curriculum, and individualized lesson plans. Each student’s self-confidence is fostered by creating positive relationships in the classroom with peers, teachers, and staff. The Study aims for an atmosphere of cooperation, with respect for individual differences and community values.
Guided Principles of The Study:
*Academic placement in programs is data driven
*Standards and expectations are aligned with Alaska requirements
*Cultural diversity is recognized and respected
*Research based programs are basis for instruction
*The educational setting is physically safe and environmentally healthy
*Maintain an active partnership with families
*Each student is valued and treated with respect and dignity
*Staff is knowledgeable on current practices
The Study welcomes a diverse population with various needs. The staff maintains a partnership with families and ensures parents that each student is treated with dignity and value. Upon arrival at The Study, the student receives a comprehensive assessment, which helps guide and develop their individual education plan. The student’s plan is aligned with the Alaska State standards. Students that receive services at The Study seem to excel not only because of the research-based curriculum used, but also because the staff strives to create a relationship with the student that inspires them to explore their full potential.