Curriculum Development for Teachers

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  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    What is Curriculum?
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    What is Curriculum?

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This thorough course provides teachers with the skills and knowledge they need to develop effective and engaging curriculum. Watch video lessons that cover types of curriculum, learning goals and assessments, and contact our experts with any questions.
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Ch 1. Curriculum Development {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[68750].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Curriculum? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44435].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44435].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - What is K-12 Curriculum? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44463].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44463].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - What is Curriculum Design? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44468].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44468].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - What is Core Curriculum? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44453].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44453].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What Is the Curriculum Development Process? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44432].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44432].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Reasons for Developing New Curriculum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68751].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68751].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Identifying the Scope of Curriculum Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68752].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68752].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - How to Select Developmentally Appropriate Curriculum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68753].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68753].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Continuity, Sequence & Integration in Quality Curriculum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68754].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68754].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - The Importance of Curriculum Review & Revision Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68755].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68755].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 3. Planning the Curriculum {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[68757].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Curriculum Planning Process & Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - What is Curriculum Planning? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44440].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44440].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - What is a Curriculum Model? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44466].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44466].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - What is a Curriculum Guide? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44461].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44461].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What is Curriculum Mapping? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44429].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44429].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Types of Curriculum Models Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44464].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44464].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - What is Creative Curriculum? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44427].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44427].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Using Essential Questions in Curriculum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68758].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68758].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Teaching Resources & Curriculum Materials in Instructional Design Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50877].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50877].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Developing Measurable Learning Objectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48210].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48210].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Using Action Verbs for Learning Objectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80624].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80624].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Comparing Learning Goals & Learning Objectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68760].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68760].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Choosing a Theme to Guide Curriculum Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68761].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68761].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - How to Write a Lesson Plan Objective Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140066].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140066].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Learning Experiences in Curriculum {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[68762].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Including Learning Experiences in Curriculum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68763].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68763].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Effective Lesson Plans: Characteristics & Elements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48209].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48209].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Scaffolding in Education: Definition, Theory & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6080].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6080].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - How to Create Flexible & Innovative Curriculum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68764].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68764].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Role of Instructional Objectives in Student Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48456].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48456].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Bloom's Taxonomy and Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1897].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1897].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Qualities of Good Assessments: Standardization, Practicality, Reliability & Validity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1882].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1882].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Achievement Test: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[189011].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[189011].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What is Ongoing Assessment? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68766].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68766].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - What is Culminating Assessment? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68767].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68767].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Strategies for Using Informal Observations in Assessment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54531].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54531].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - What is a Student Portfolio? - Ideas & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80613].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80613].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Student Portfolio Assessment: Strengths & Limitations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48460].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48460].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Student Self-Assessment & Peer Assessment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50884].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50884].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Informal Assessment Activities
Lesson 12 - Performance Assessment Activities
Lesson 13 - How to Write a Formative Assessment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273319].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273319].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Post-Assessment Activities
Lesson 15 - Formative Assessment Ideas for Science
Lesson 16 - Using Graphic Organizers as Assessment Tools Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 17 - Organizing Formative Assessment Data Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273337].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273337].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 18 - Summative Assessment Ideas
Lesson 19 - Curriculum-Based Assessment: Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[294585].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[294585].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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