As an 11th and 12th grade mentor teacher, Tori Okuda is a strong advocate of ILP's as well.
When asked to describe why ILP's
are needed she
stated that they ",are like a roadmap.Sometimes it's hard for kids to get from point A to point B and the ILP maps it out for them.It helps build goal setting skills."Okuda
also believes that some students fall through the cracks without intense goal setting.She
informed the committee that many of the students who struggle in traditional school districts find success at StarShine Academy thanks to the ILP