An important consideration in a standards-based education system is the need for curriculum materials that support the instructional practices that are being implemented. In this section, actions and resources are recommended to support educators in developing curriculum and assessments that align with standards and instructional practices.
Read the Overview of Curriculum Preparation to learn more about the guidance provided in the Actions below.
Plan Curriculum Development
Develop plans for curriculum development.
Overview of Plan Curriculum Development
Activity: Action Plan for Revising Curriculum
Curriculum Planning Tools
Develop curriculum planning tools for supporting standards and instruction.
Overview of Curriculum Planning Tools
Activity: Scope and Sequence
Activity: Unit Planning
Develop a process for creating standards-based assessments.
Overview of Design Professional Learning
Activity: Identify Professional Learning Needs
Activity: Learning Designs
Activity: Action Plan for Professional Learning
To access content area-specific resources for use with the strategy and actions on this page, use the links below.