TTC Course Resources

Curriculum Design for International School Teacher Leaders

CURRICULUM PLANNING

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

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

Managebac https://www.managebac.com/

Mondrian Wall http://www.mondrianwall.com/mondrian-wall-home

Questia
http://www.questia.com

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

 

SAMPLE CURRICULUM

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

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

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.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

National Center for Teaching 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
 

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/

KIPP
http://www.kipp.org/approach/character/

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

American Education Reaches Out (AERO) http://www.projectaero.org/

International Baccalaureate Curriculum https://www.ibo.org/programmes/primary-years-programme/curriculum/

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

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

Top 15 Education Websites

 

Print Resources

Jacobs, Heidi Hayes & Alcock, Marie Hubley (2017) "Bold Moves for Schools: How we Create Remarkable Learning Environments."

Tomlinson, C. A. & Imbeau, M. (2014) "A Differentiated Approach to the Common Core."

Erickson, Lynn H. & Lanning, Lois A. (2013), "Transitioning to Concept-based Curriculum and Instruction: How to Bring Content and Process Together."

Marzano, R.J & Yanoski, D.C & Hoegh, J.K & Simms, J. A (2013) "Using Common Core Standards to Enhance Classroom Instruction and Assessment"

Reeves, D. B. (2014). "Standards, Assessment, Accountability - Real Questions from Educators with Real Answers from Douglas B. Reeves, PhD."

Schmoker, M. (2011). "Focus: Elevating the Essentials to Radically Improve Student Learning."

Wiggins, G. & McTighe, J. (2015). "Solving 25 Problems in Unit Design: How do I Refine my Units to Enhance Student Learning?"

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