BISD Critical Issues

External . . .

  • Attracting quality instructors, personnel, and teachers
  • Students coming to school prepared to learn
  • Community commitment to common goals
  • Family structure/situations which detract from learning
  • A politically active community
  • Expand tax base

Learning . . .

  • Parent and community involvement
  • Support for school from home
  • Communication and partnerships between school, home, community/a learning community
  • Developing trust and high expectations between teacher and students
  • Climate that encourages trust and high achievement
  • Teacher-student expectations
  • Professional development
  • Qualified instructors
  • Expanded range and availability of support services (guidance and other counseling services) 

Supporting . . .

  • Train and retain effective personnel
  • Parent and community awareness and support
  • Trust between administrators, teachers and students
  • Continuous curriculum development for relevancy
  • Technology training
  • Safety and security