Focus

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  • Gateway Tech is committed to fostering a love of learning in students, creating life-long learners, and developing productive citizens. 

    • Important concepts in our model include:Blended learning….independent, on-line learning with teacher assistance and individual tutoring as necessary
    • Emphasis on college and career readiness
    • Establishing positive relationships with students
    • Small setting  and personalized approach…no student goes unnoticed or unattended
    • Communicating with parents on a regular basis
    • Monitoring and consistent structured approach
    • Teaching  students to be work ready....developing strong work ethic, manners, and commitment to task
    • Teaching students to set goals and attain these
    • Teaching students to strive for the maximum, not the minimum
    • Set the standards high for all students
    • Emphasizes student-directed learning with gradual shaping of organizational skills, goal setting, time management, and completion of task
    • Eliminates the “one-size-fits all” concept
    • Emphasizes mastery learning of concepts and application of these concepts