cur558 | Graduate
Foundations Of Curriculum And Instruction
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Impact of Personal Philosophy and Learning Theories on Curriculum Development and Design
- Examine the impact that personal philosophies have on curriculum and on an educational environment
- Describe various learning theories and their influence on curriculum planning and design
- Summarize the major educational philosophies
History and Foundations of Curriculum
- Define curriculum
- Analyze the history and trends of curriculum planning and design
- Examine the roles of curriculum personnel in the 21st century
Curriculum Planning Process
- Describe various types of curricula
- Examine the focal points for developing, designing, and implementing curriculum
- Identify the four stages of the curriculum planning process
- Analyze the influence that educational standards have on curriculum
Curriculum Development and Design
- Describe the influence that school districts’ mission statements have on curriculum design
- Analyze the instructional variables associated with curriculum development and design
- Examine the role of technology in curriculum development and design
- Identify the roles of school personnel and external groups in the curriculum development and implementation process
- Analyze leadership roles in the process of curriculum implementation
- Examine curriculum issues at the elementary, middle, and high school level
Improvements in the Curriculum Implementation Process
- Analyze the function of educational, societal, and political changes in the process of curriculum implementation
- Describe several lessons of curriculum change
- Identify collaborative work cultures for curriculum
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