Indicator 2

The curriculum is written in a common format that includes:

  • units of study with essential questions, concepts, content, and skills
  • the school’s 21st century learning expectations
  •  instructional strategies
  • assessment practices that include the use of specific and measurable criteria for success, such as school-wide analytic rubrics,  and course specific rubrics.

What to Look For:

  • the school uses a curriculum template for all courses which includes essential questions, concepts, content, and skills
  • the school uses a curriculum template for all courses which includes the schools 21t century learning expectations
  • the school uses a curriculum template for all courses which includes instructional strategies
  • the school uses a curriculum template for all courses which includes assessment practices that include the use of specific and measurable criteria for success, such as school-wide analytic rubrics, and course specific rubrics