Assistant Superintendent / Curriculum & Instruction

Introduction:

Why is the district concentrating on curriculum? Curriculum identifies what our students will learn at each grade level and is at the heart of educational success. Our goal is to ensure that all classes at the same grade level cover the same materials, and to link materials vertically so that curriculum in each grade builds on what was covered earlier as students advance through the system. Moreover, we must align our curriculum with the state standards so, when our students are tested (MCAS), (Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System) (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness and College and Careers), they have covered the topics. The Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum, Assessment and Instruction to spearheads this effort. Continue reading here...