Mikkel Storaasli

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Mikkel Storaasli


My objective is to help students learn academic content and develop 21st century life and learning skills, enabling them to pursue their passions. I am committed to developing the culture that allows students and teachers to learn together in a thriving learning community.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2010 - Present

Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction

Leyden High School District 212
Responsibilities Include: 
  • Promote the district's mission, vision, values and goals
  • Promote effection instructional  and assessment practices throughout the district
  • Implement curriculum mapping and data usage systems throughout the district
  • Guide the district's one-to-one computing initiative
  • Analyze district-wide student achievement data for the purposes of evaluating programs
  • Administer the district's Title I Grant
  • Supervise and evaluate academic, student services, and media center department chairpersons
  • Supervise district disciplinary literacy and instructional technology coaching program
  • Supervise and guide the district's online learning program
  • Coordinate numerous district improvement teams, including School Improvement Team and Curriculum Advisory Council
  • Model the use of educational technology
Jul 2007 - Jul 2010

Assistant Principal

Leyden High Schools

Responsibilities Included:

  • Coordinate enrollment and registration of all students
  • Develop the master schedule for the building
  • Evaluate teachers and support staff
  • Assist the building Principal in developing innovative learning programs
  • Coordinate standardized testing experiences, such as PSAE, PLAN, and NAEP
  • Conduct investigations of residency issues
  • Manage personnel issues
  • Model the use of educational technology
Jul 2003 - Jul 2007

Mathematics Department Chair

Leyden High Schools

Responsibilities included:

  • Develop a coherent, connected mathematics curriculum for the district
  • Align curriculum with the Illinois State Learning Standards
  • Conduct data analysis related to the EXPLORE/PLAN/ACT series of tests, grade distributions, and overall student achievement
  • Guide professional development for the mathematics department
  • Schedule and evaluate in excess of 20 teachers at East and West Leyden High Schools
Jul 1996 - Jul 2003

Mathematics Teacher

Leyden High Schools
  • Taught all levels of mathematics at all grades, from Pre-Algebra to Advanced Placement Statistics.
  • Developed AP Statistics program at Leyden High Schools.
Nov 1989 - Nov 1991

Combat Engineer

United States Army





Type 09 Secondary Teaching Certificate

Illinois State Board of Education

Type 75 Administrative Certificate, Superintendent endorsement

Illinois State Board of Education