ERIC Number: ED439526
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Curriculum Alignment. NC HELPS: North Carolina Helping Education in Low-Performing Schools.
North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh.
As defined in North Carolina, curriculum alignment is the process that examines the way curriculum is taught to ensure it is consistent with the content of the curriculum as specified in "The Standard Course of Study." The process also includes aligning classroom instruction and assessments to the state assessments. This training skills packet contains an introduction to alignment, an overview of curriculum alignment, and a description of curriculum alignment in North Carolina. It contains 13 activities necessary for trainers to present the materials to participants. Topics include the definition of alignment, why curriculum should be aligned, how it is achieved, and what the issues or implications of alignment are. The packet contains an evaluation form, handouts, and transparencies. (DFR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh.
Identifiers - Location: North Carolina