Chief Academic Officer: Jennifer Mims-Howell
The Office of Academics works to ensure that all students in MPS are career and college ready. The office is responsible for all aspects of student academic achievement, including students' social-emotional health and well-being.
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The Office of Academics oversees the district’s academic agenda to provide world-class education for all MPS students. The Office of Academics staff works closely with schools and other departments at MPS to ensure consistent focus on the following areas:
- Accelerated academic achievement for all students
- Shared accountability for student learning
- Professional development on culturally responsive teaching and trauma-informed care
- Respectful and welcoming school environments
Milwaukee Public Schools is committed to preparing all students for college and careers. High academic expectations — high standards, in other words — are an essential part of that commitment.
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