Welcome to the D11 Mathematics Department

Through leadership, support, and professional development, District 11's Mathematics Department assists teachers in providing the highest quality of instruction and curriculum in mathematical thinking, processing and problem-solving with the goals of increased achievement, deep mathematical understanding and procedural mastery for all students.
The mission of the Colorado Springs District 11 Mathematics Department is to ensure all students have opportunity and access to learn meaningful mathematics with depth and understanding, to use methods of mathematical inquiry and to apply concepts and skills in a variety of contexts where mathematics is necessary to understand and interpret our world for the global economy of the twenty-first century.
We support the shared vision and mission of Colorado Springs School District 11 by:
  • Collaborating with members of school-based professional learning communities to evaluate, develop and implement guaranteed and viable, standards-based mathematics curriculum to increase student achievement;
  • Using research-based and evidence-based best practices in teaching K-12 mathematics

Dave Sawtelle
K-12 Mathematics
(719) 520-2073
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