PTC Course Resources

Curriculum Leadership in the International School

 

WEB RESOURCES

General Curriculum Sites

21st Century Curriculum Partnership for 21st Century Skills
http://www.p21.org/

Academic Benchmarks
http://academicbenchmarks.org

All Kinds of Minds
http://www.allkindsofminds.org/

Assessment Serve Center for Continuous Improvement at UNCG
www.serve.org
 
Awesome Library
www.awesomelibrary.org/Office/Teacher/Assessment_Information/Assessment_Information.html

Assessment Training Institute
http://www.assessmentinst.com/

Bayesian Essay Test Scoring System
edres.org/betsy

British Educational Index
www.leeds.ac.uk/bei/index.html

Competency Based Learning
https://sites.google.com/site/competencybasedpathways/home 

Concepts to Classroom
www.thirteen.org/edonline/concept2class/w3-resources.html#6

Curriki: Global Education & Learning Community
www.curriki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Main/About

Ed Help
http://www.edhelpernet.com/

Education Hall
http://www.educationhall.com/

Education World
www.educationworld.com/standards/national/toc/index.shtml

Eric-Educational Resource Information Center
http://www.eric.ed.gov/

ESL Standards
http://www.tesol.org

INCA-International Review of Curriculum and Assessment Frameworks Internet Archives
www.inca.org.uk/index.html 

Inevitable
http://www.masscustomizedlearning.com/

Instructure
www.instructure.com/

Journal of Research in Innovative Teaching
http://www.nu.edu/OurPrograms/ResearchCouncil/The-Journal-of-Research-in-Innovative-Teaching.html

Learning Objectives and Standards
learnativity.com/

Looking at Student Work
http://www.lasw.org/

Mid-continent Research for Education & Learning (McREL)
www.mcrel.org/standards-benchmarks

National Center for Teacher Thinking
http://www.nctt.net/

National Council on Measurement in Education (NCME)
http://www.ncme.org/

North Dakota Curriculum Initiative
ndcurriculuminitiative.org

PBS Teacher Resources
www.pbs.org/teachers

RSA- Area Based Curriculum
www.thersa.org

School Express
http://www.schoolexpress.com/

Sites for Teachers
http://www.sitesforteachers.com/

Standards Benchmarking
www.education.vic.gov.au/schoolprofessionals/default.htm

Teaching Heart
http://www.teachingheart.net/

The Big 6
http://www.big6.com/

Thomas B Fordham Institute
www.edexcellence.net

Vital Partnerships - life long learning
http://www.vitalpartnerships.com/elli/

Curriculum Planning

CES National Web
http://www.essentialschools.org/

Curriculum in Montgomery Public School
www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/curriculum.aspx

Curriculum Leadership Institute
http://www.cliweb.org/

Curriculum Leadership
cmslive.curriculum.edu.au/leader

ENC Online: A K-12  Math & Science Teacher Center
http://www.goenc.com/

Leslie Owen Wilson's Curriculum Index
www.uwsp.edu/education/lwilson/CURRIC/index.htm

Math Star
mc2.nmsu.edu/mathnm/lesson.html

Questia

www.questia.com/Index.jsp

Rubicon Atlas Curriculum Mapping
www.rubicon.com/AtlasCurriculumMapping.html

Scope, Sequence and Coordination  Micro units
http://dev.nsta.org/ssc/#micro-units

The Education Project Asia (Shambles in S. E. Asia)
www.shambles.net/headteacher

Sample Curriculum

Active Learning Practices-ALPS
http://learnweb.harvard.edu/alps/home/index.cfm

Creating a Scope and Sequence
www.rotation.org

English Language Arts - Curriculum Links Amherst Regional Middle School
www.arps.org

George Lucas Educational Foundation
http://www.edutopia.org/

Investigations in Numbers, Data and Space - K-5 Mathematics Curriculum
investigations.terc.edu/

NSA Academia
www.nsa.gov/academia

Sample Units from Massachusetts
http://www.doe.mass.edu/candi/commoncore/

Science Daily: Mind & Brain News
www.sciencedaily.com/news/mind_brain/

Scottish Curriculum
http://www.educationscotland.gov.uk/thecurriculum/whatiscurriculumforexcellence/thepurposeofthecurriculum/index.asp

South Australia, Department of Education Services
www.decs.sa.gov.au/ods/pages/Leadership/SACLE/masters/Curriculum.html 

TODCM Curriculm Mapping System
http://todcm.org/ 

Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority
http://www.vcaa.vic.edu.au/

Examples of Schools with 'Newer' Curriculum

Big Picture Learning
http://www.bigpicture.org/big-picture-history/

Science Leadership Academy
http://www.scienceleadership.org/pages/Curriculum


PRINT RESOURCES

Boyer, Ernest (1995) The Basic School: A Community for Learning. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass

Erickson, H. Lynn (2001) Stirring the Head, Heart and Soul: Redefining Curriculum and Instruction. Thousand Oaks:  Corwin Press

Fullan, Michael (2001) Leading in a Culture of Change. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass

Hayes, Debra, Mills, Martin, Christie, Pam & Lingard, Bob (2006) Teachers & Schooling Making a Difference: Productive Pedagogies, Assessment and Performance. Crows Nest: Allen & Unwin

Newman, Fred & Associates (1996) Authentic Achievement: Restructuring Schools for Intellectual Quality. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass

Wiggins, Grant & McTighe, Jay (2005) Understanding by Design: Expanded 2nd Edition. Alexandria: ASCD