Curriculum & Instruction

Cari Jo Drewitz
Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
651-403-7003 | carijo.drewitz@isd197.org

Kate Skappel
Elementary Curriculum Coordinator
651-403-7026 | kathryn.skappel@isd197.org

Miles Lawson
Secondary Curriculum and GT Coordinator
651-403-7025
miles.lawson@isd197.org

Jim Trebisovsky
Personalized Learning Coordinator 
651-403-7023 | james.trebisovsky@isd197.org

Lora Messer-Nilles
ATPPS Coordinator
651-403-7033
lora.messer-nilles@isd197.org

Malika Sadi-Goodman
Curriculum, Data, and Assessment Coordinator
651-403-7015 | malika.sadigoodman@isd197.org

School District 197 is committed to a comprehensive process of curriculum planning and assessment to foster continuous improvement of student performance as measured by the highest standards of excellence.

VISION
All students will be prepared to excel in an ever changing global society.

DEPARTMENT MISSION
The CIA department’s mission is to support learners through a standards based curriculum that includes the skills necessary to excel in a global society. All students will be engaged through personalized learning experiences and a culturally relevant curriculum that leads to student growth and achievement. We will partner with families and community members to support and enrich student learning.  

Curriculum Advisory Committee