Project Parkway

Terms and Definitions

Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP)

Administrative Learning Teams (ALT)

Annual Performance Report (APR)

Authentic Education (AE)

Board of Education (BOE)

Comprehensive School Improvement Plan (CSIP)

Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE)

Infinite Campus (IC)

Learning by Design (LbD)

Long Range Planning (LRP) - Planning beyond five years. Long-range planning takes into account the future as a consequence of present, short-range, and intermediate-range events.

Missouri Assessment Program (MAP)

Missouri School Improvement Plan (MSIP)

No Child Left Behind (NCLB)

Podcast - a program made available in digital format for automatic download over the internet

Professional Development (PD)

Professional Employee Education Review System (PEERS)

Project Parkway (PP)

Public School and Education Employee Retirement System (PEERS)

Really Simple Syndication (RSS) - a format for delivering regular changing web content

Schooling by Design (SbD)

Superintendent's Leadership Advisory Council (SLAC)

Steering Committee - a committee that decides on the priorities or order of business of an organization and manages the general course of its operations.

Understanding by Design (UbD)

Voluntary Inter-District Choice Corp. (VICC)

Voluntary Transfer Student (VST)