Tipton County students will become critical readers, writers and thinkers who are self-directed in their learning.
Tipton County teachers will facilitate student-directed learning and develop strong readers by effectively implementing a high quality literacy curriculum that aligns to the science of reading:
1. Explicit instruction of phonics and foundational
skills in K-2
2. High quality texts that systematically build background knowledge
3. A deep focus on textual evidence and the comprehension of texts’ key ideas and details