TTC Course Resources

Curriculum Design for International School Teacher Leaders

CURRICULUM PLANNING

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

Curriculum Leadership
http://cmslive.curriculum.edu.au/leader/

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

Questia
http://www.questia.com

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

 

SAMPLE CURRICULUM

Active Learning Practices for Schools (ALPS) unit plans, samples
http://learnweb.harvard.edu/alps/

The Choices Program
http://www.choices.edu/resources/about.php

Creating a Scope & Sequence
http://www.rotation.org

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

Investigations in Number, Data & Space
http://investigations.terc.edu/

K-12 District Writing Plan in Sarasota Florida
http://www.santarosa.k12.fl.us

Project-Based Curriculum
Resource: Project Based Teaching Rubric 
Sample Project: MyParty Election Project
Sample Project: eNABLE 3D Printed Mechanical Hand
Blog: Project Based Learning with Students with Disabilities 
Blog: Gold Standard PBL: Design & Plan
Video: Gold Standard PBL: Challenging Problem or Question
Video: Gold Standard PBL: Design & Plan

Sample Lesson Plans by Subject
http://teachnet.com/lessonplans/

Sample Units all Grade Levels
http://www.oakland.k12.mi.us/scope/tenth_lessons/index.html
http://www.doe.mass.edu/candi/commoncore/
http://www.units4teachers.com

Teacher-Submitted Lesson Plans
http://www.educationworld.com/a_tsl/

 

GENERAL CURRICULUM SITES

ASCD Lexicon of Learning
http://www.ascd.org/Publications/Lexicon_of_Learning.aspx

Curriki
http://www.curriki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Main/About

Ed Help
http://www.edhelpernet.com

ERIC Education Research
http://www.eric.ed.gov/

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

British Education Index
http://www.leeds.ac.uk/bei/index.html

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

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

PBS Teacher Resources
http://www.pbs.org/teachers

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

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

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

 

OTHER FAVORITES
 
AEA 267
http://www.aea267.k12.ia.us/cia/

ASCD – Curriculum Technology Quarterly
http://www.ascd.org

Authentic Assessment Toolbox
http://jonathan.mueller.faculty.noctrl.edu/toolbox/index.htm

Big Ideas Newsletter
http://www.authenticeducation.org/bigideas/

Dale Lyles
http://www.dalelyles.com/8463/assessment2.htm

Habits of Mind
http://www.instituteforhabitsofmind.com/

National School Reform Faculty
http://www.nsrfharmony.org

Victoria University of Wellington – The Academic Word List
http://www.victoria.ac.nz/lals/resources/academicwordlist/default.aspx

 

STANDARDS

Common Core State Standards
http://corestandards.org

ESL Standards
http://www.tesol.org

Mid-Continental Research for Education & Learning (McREL)
http://www2.mcrel.org/compendium/browse.asp

The Standards Site
http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20100612050234/http://www.standards.dfes.gov.uk/schemes3/subjects/?view=get

 

ASSESSMENT

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

Bayesian Essay Test Scoring System
http://echo.edres.org:8080/betsy/

Index of Awesome Library
http://www.awesomelibrary.org

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

North Dakota Curriculum Initiative
http://www.ndcurriculuminitiative.org

Practical Assessment, Research & Evaluation
http://pareonline.net/

Search Eric education literature
http://searcheric.org/advanced2.htm 

Top 15 Education Websites

 

Print Resources

Costa, A. & Kallick, B. (2000). "Discovering and Exploring Habits of Mind" Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.

Johnson, D. P. (2005). "Sustaining Change in Schools" Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.

Marzano, R. J., et al (2001). "Classroom Instruction that Works" Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.

Marzano, R.J & Kendall, J.S. (1996). "Designing Standards-Based Districts, School, and Classrooms" Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.

Mooney, N.J. & Mausbach, A.T. (2008) "Align the Design" Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.

Reeves, D. B. (1998). "Making Standards Work" Center for Performance Assessment.

Schmoker, M. (2006). "Results Now" Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.

Wiggins, G. & McTighe, J. (1998). "Understanding by Design" Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.

Wiggins, G. & McTighe, J. (2007). "Schooling by Design" Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.