What We Do
The office of Teaching, Learning and Innovation strives to create a rigorous, collaborative and inclusive learning environment for all students so each individual is empowered to pursue a lifetime of personal success. While the South Dakota Content Standards define grade level expectations, our teachers work in collaborative teams to design a rigorous and engaging curriculum for students. Our office supports the development of the curriculum and instructional models for Rapid City Area Schools as well as providing and promoting professional learning opportunities for our employees.

Courses Offered by the Office of Teaching, Learning, and Innovation


Please follow the link below to view and sign up for our course offerings.


Staff Development Course Registration                   


RCAS Assessment Overview

Clever Access for Students

Parents Right to Know

Instructional Council

Absence Management Resources


Leave Form        PAR Substitute Form


Jennifer Roberts
Director of Teaching, Learning, and Innovation
Teaching, Learning, and Innovation Contacts
Name Title Email
Nicole Keegan Staff Development Manager Email Nicole
Kristina VanZee Administrative Assistant Email Kristina