ImPACT is Pine City Schools Educational Framework that identifies five specific areas that are directly aligned to student learning. Instruction, professional development, assessment, curriculum, and technology integration make up the foundational areas of student learning. ImPACT is driven by research, a set of beliefs, and action steps to implement best practice is all areas across the district with the goal of positively impacting student learning. ImPACT is being strategically implemented over four school years to adequately prepare the district system and staff for having the greatest ImPACT on the long-term success in preparing students for their future. The pyramid below represents the building blocks of this system over time. The explanation of each phase is listed below.