ACPS Framework for Quality Learning:
A Commitment to Learning for All


The Framework for Quality Learning is a blueprint for ACPS educators to actualize the ACPS mission and vision in their classrooms. The FQL guides educators as they design, implement, and analyze quality learning experiences for all PK-12 learners. This research-based document captures both the art and science of teaching, and adherence to its principles and practices advances the Division’s vision that “Our learners are engaged in authentic, challenging, and relevant learning experiences, becoming lifelong contributors and leaders in our dynamic and diverse society.”

How the Framework for Quality Learning is Organized

The FQL focuses on four elements essential to quality learning: 

  1. Invitational Learning Environment
  2. Meaningful Curriculum 
  3. Balanced Assessment System 
  4. Student-Centered, High-Quality Instruction for All