Curriculum at Your Core: Meaningful Teaching in the Age of by Lauren Porosoff

By Lauren Porosoff

Curriculum at Your Core is a realistic consultant to designing curriculum that meets criteria, serves own and institutional values, and deliberately ends up in winning pupil studying. picking which understandings, wisdom, and talents are “most very important” for college kids to benefit is usually a question of values, so getting transparent on values offers academics a beginning to layout cohesive devices, classes, and courses. Written by way of a instructor for academics, Curriculum at Your center includes tales, examples, and case stories from throughout grade degrees and matters, in addition to workouts, protocols, and templates academics can use while writing values-congruent curriculum. a few key beneficial properties include:

  1. stories of disasters and successes in designing curriculum
  2. metaphors from daily life to assist academics comprehend curriculum layout as a strategy rooted in values and culminating in significant learning
  3. examples of crucial questions, overview directions, lesson calendars, unit plans, and curriculum maps
  4. exercises and templates academics can use to create and check curriculum
  5. protocols designed to inspire inclusive participation and significant mirrored image whilst colleagues examine curriculum together

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