Innovative Learning

Student Success for All!

Weslaco ISD is an innovative school district integrating technology with the latest classroom strategies for an interactive learning experience.

Innovative Learning in December

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Hour of Code Blended Learning

Blended Learning

Blended learning is using classroom instruction with technology to support and differentiate instruction for students and to make their learning experiences engaging and meaningful anytime, anywhere.

Technology to support online learning includes:

  • G-Suite for Education: Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, Classroom, Sites, Gmail
  • Chromebook 1:1 Initiative: Many campuses are utilizing Chromebooks to deliver online learning.
  • Digital Citizenship Lessons: Every year students receive lessons in digital citizenship to learn about safe and secure online behaviors.
  • Online Resources

Innovative Learning in November

Innovative Learning in October

Innovation around WISD

Lit for Literacy!

Flexible seating choices for students when learning to read with the teacher and reading for pleasure!

Classroom Examples of Flex Seating

Problem Based Learning

  • It's Science Fair season! Our student scientists and engineers are researching real world happenings and problems for solutions.
  • PK students at our campus and WISD Daycare & Head Start sites working hands-on in their problem based learning curriculum called Conquering the Cosmos.
  • High School migrant students are working with an engineer to solve water-related issues for Hidalgo County.
  • After School Robotics clubs are using the problem based learning challenges from FIRST Robotics. This year's theme are: Grades 2/3: Aqua Adventure, and Grades 4-8: Hydro Dynamics.

Campus News Stations

  • Many campuses have student-run morning news programs.
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