Day 1: A full day session with Larry Ainsworth open to all SCDN Members and two members from each BOCES who participate in the EACH of the Statewide Framework sessions.
This full day session will be held at Union College with registration beginning at 8:00am with the formal program starting at 8:30. This session will replace Day 1 of our SCDN meeting.
We know that developing or prioritizing curriculum is a critical next step for the implementation of the standards. How can we develop our expertise to support this work? ● What is CURRICULUM? (Define standards, curriculum, instruction, assessment) ● What are the characteristics of a high quality curriculum? ● What is the role of assessment in curriculum? ● What are strategies for facilitating curriculum development? o What is our role in help districts/schools to prioritize curriculum? o What are strategies for prioritizing curriculum? o What are common pitfalls when assisting districts in prioritizing curriculum? o How is curriculum prioritization enhanced by defining “learning intentions” and “success criteria” ?