7. What is the School’s Teaching Philosophy?

Each charter school subscribes to a certain teaching philosophy or a combination of philosophies. It is important that your child flourish in this specific educational setting. To learn more about the school’s teaching philosophy, consider:

  • viewing lesson plans for a complete school week
  • reading the curriculum portion of the charter
  • visiting with classroom teachers
  • reviewing the school’s marketing materials
  • observing a parent/teacher meeting
  • determining if the curriculum is consistent with the mission