Skip To Main Content

Teaching & Learning

Committed to developing and supporting instructional programs, as well as the use of data to inform instruction, the Department of Teaching & Learning supports the district in the following ways:

  • Supports the development and implementation of curriculum PreK-12+
  • Develops and provides professional learning for staff 
  • Supports a strong continuum of services for all students including, but not limited to Extended Services and Multi-Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS) 
  • Manages data and assessment for the district
  • Provides oversight to Barrington 220’s language programming
  • Supports fine, visual, and performing arts programming 
curriculum & Programs
Barrington 220 has a robust curriculum review cycle in order to ensure curriculum is dynamic and meeting the needs of students.

curriculum review process

Photo of Melissa Byrne


Dr. Melissa Byrne 
Asst. Superintendent for Teaching & Learning

org chart

instructional materials 
Teaching & Learning STAFF
< 1 2 3 4 > showing 9 - 16 of 28 constituents

Ruth Estrada

District Family School Liaison
District Administrative Center

Becky Gill

Director of Elementary Education
District Administrative Center

Kelly Hansen

Director of Secondary Education
District Administrative Center

Erika Inka

Instructional Coach
Prairie Middle School

Marijana Jensen

District Assessment and Technology Specialist
District Administrative Center

Kathryn Karasek

Instructional Coach
Arnett C. Lines Elementary School

Joslyn Katz

Instructional Coach
Sunny Hill Elementary School

Ofelia Kooyenga

Bilingual Instructional Coach
Sunny Hill Elementary School
< 1 2 3 4 > showing 9 - 16 of 28 constituents