Core Knowledge: Core Knowledge Sequence represents the common ground upon which faculty meets and collaborates to teach a sequenced, coherent science and social studies curriculum
Kagan Cooperative Learning: implemented to increase academic achievement for all students, enhance self-esteem, create a more harmonious classroom climate, reduce discipline problems, and develop students' social skills and character virtues
Project Based Learning: through PBL projects we raise students' level of engagement, authenticity, collaboration, and higher-order thinking, which increases the rigor in our classrooms and develops great 21st Century problem-solvers
C is for choices we make together A is for a-ware-ness L is for logic that we learn at Desert Sun Academy L is for love we show to each other I is for in-tel-lect E is for every day we come to school at Desert SunAcademy
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