Learning Climate

Learning Climate – SSR Findings

Learning Climate is the social and educational environment at a school and whether it creates a positive setting for learning, academic achievement, and student growth. Below are the ratings and targeted areas of strength and growth from recent System Support Reviews in the Learning Climate category. Background Information and Evidence used to determine this rating is linked above.

2022 SSR Findings

Strength AreasGrowth Areas
Elementary Level
Learning Climate is welcoming and positive ‚ÄčLearning Climate is safe and accepting/inclusive
Learning Climate is empowering
Learning Dispositions: Mindset/Resilience. Students demonstrate a growth mindset and resilience.
Learning Dispositions: Engagement. Students exhibit a high degree of attention, curiosity, interest, optimism, and passion while they are learning. Participation is active and thoughtful prior to and during instruction.
Learning Dispositions: Engagement. Students evaluate their current performance in relation to expectations for mastery (e.g., using rubrics, scoring guides, lesson objectives, examples, and exemplars to analyze and improve their work).
Secondary Level
Learning Climate is welcoming and positiveLearning Climate is empowering
Learning Climate is safe and accepting/inclusiveLearning Dispositions: Engagement. Students exhibit a high degree of attention, curiosity, interest, optimism, and passion while they are learning. Participation is active and thoughtful prior to and during instruction.
Learning Dispositions: Mindset/Resilience. Students demonstrate a growth mindset and resilience.Learning Dispositions: Engagement. Students evaluate their current performance in relation to expectations for mastery (e.g., using rubrics, scoring guides, lesson objectives, examples, and exemplars to analyze and improve their work).