Curriculum & Instruction
Welcome to the Department of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment on the SD735.org website! We are proud to partner with our teachers to support student learning and growth.
What do we mean by curriculum, instruction, and assessment?
- Curriculum: what we want students to learn
- Instruction: how we help students learn
- Assessment: how we measure learning throughout the process
How do we support student learning and growth?
- Utilize a multi-tiered system of support for all learners
- Create and implement plans that support district Strategic Plan goals, especially in the areas of “Academics” and “Learning Environment”
- Drive and support standards-referenced curriculum development and implementation,as well as our assessment system
- Plan and promote professional learning based on best practices, primarily through implementation of the Instructional Coaching program