Announced Jan. 5, Mt. Vernon Community School Corp. has been recognized by the Indiana Dept. of Education as a School of Promising Practice in the area of the International Exposure of Students.
MVCSC’s Promising Practice is one of 200 education service programs to be recognized by IDOE in honor of the state’s bicentennial celebration.
“We are proud to be recognized by the Indiana Department of Education for our efforts to broaden students’ world views,” Supt. Dr. Shane Robbins stated in a press release. “There is much to be gained from learning about other cultures. The international focus Mt. Vernon is pursuing can provide multi-faceted opportunities for students and staff.”
The district said Promising Practices, like Mt. Vernon’s International Exposure, are student-centered and focus on “impacting students through innovative programming and activities that provide a high-quality learning environment and experience.”