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GACE Curriculum & Instruction: Practice & Study Guide

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In this study guide, you have the opportunity to review information about curriculum development, learning theories, assessment methods and differentiated instruction. These topics are addressed on the Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) Curriculum and Instruction exam.
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10 chapters in GACE Curriculum & Instruction: Practice & Study Guide

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Ch 1. Curriculum Development Processes {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[419693].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Curriculum & Instruction? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44438].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44438].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Curriculum Design? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44468].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44468].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Curriculum Planning Process & Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Types of Curriculum Models Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44464].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44464].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Core Curriculum? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44453].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44453].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is Creative Curriculum? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44427].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44427].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Multicultural Curriculum & Instruction Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419695].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419695].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is Curriculum Mapping? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44429].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44429].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Curriculum Implementation: Steps & Challenges Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419697].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419697].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Curriculum Evaluation: Process & Models Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419699].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419699].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Refining Curriculum To Promote Student Learning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419701].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419701].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(1, 10)}}
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Lesson 1 - Pedagogical Content Knowledge: Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5762].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5762].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Comparing Learning Goals & Learning Objectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68760].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68760].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Learning Environment in the Classroom: Definition, Impact & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5761].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5761].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Create a Challenging Classroom Environment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55992].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55992].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Safe & Supportive Learning Environments: Design & Maintenance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48213].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48213].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Modifying Learning Environments Based on Performance Data Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Using Technology in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31797].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31797].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Technology in the Classroom: Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31736].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31736].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Evaluate & Modify Classroom Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(2, 10)}}
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Lesson 1 - Culturally Relevant Teaching: Strategies & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5745].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5745].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Culturally Responsive Teaching (CRT): Theory, Research & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21185].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21185].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Differentiating Instruction Based on Student Readiness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68780].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68780].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Differentiating Instruction to Engage Students of All Levels Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68773].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68773].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Differentiated Instruction: Adapting the Learning Environment for Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1896].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1896].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Differentiate Instruction with Elements of Content Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68776].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68776].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Making a Curriculum Accessible to Students with Disabilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48211].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48211].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(3, 10)}}
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Lesson 1 - How to Choose a Research Method & Design Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11760].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11760].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Research Methodologies: Quantitative, Qualitative & Mixed Method Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9510].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9510].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Action Research in Education: Methods & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5744].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5744].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Strategies for Disseminating Educational Research Findings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419713].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419713].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Research Based Learning Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Using Current Research to Design Curriculum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83880].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83880].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Applying Research to Support School Improvement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419715].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419715].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(5, 10)}}
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Lesson 1 - Abnormal Human Development: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7037].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7037].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Developmental Abnormalities in Children: Effects & Impacts on Learning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7039].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7039].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is a Developmental Delay in Children? - Definition, Causes & Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5842].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5842].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Teaching Children with Global Developmental Delay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[280987].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[280987].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Students with Learning Disabilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48198].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48198].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48204].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48204].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Students with Intellectual Disabilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48197].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48197].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Students with Emotional or Behavioral Disorders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48200].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48200].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Students with Communication Disorders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48201].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48201].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Students Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48202].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48202].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Students Who Are Blind or Have Low Vision Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48203].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48203].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(6, 10)}}
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Lesson 1 - What is Learning? - Understanding Effective Classroom Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1808].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1808].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Social-Cognitive Learning Theory: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1849].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1849].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Behaviorism: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21171].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21171].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Constructivism: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21172].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21172].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Critical Theory: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21173].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21173].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Humanism: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21174].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21174].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Information Processing Theory: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21175].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21175].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Pragmatism: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21177].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21177].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Progressivism: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21179].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21179].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Realism: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21180].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21180].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Connectionism: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21291].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21291].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(8, 10)}}
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Lesson 1 - The Importance of Assessment in Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Steps in Preparing Educational Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49616].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49616].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Forms of Assessment: Informal, Formal, Paper-Pencil & Performance Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1880].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1880].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Standardized Assessments & Formative vs. Summative Evaluations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1881].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1881].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Norm- vs. Criterion-Referenced Scoring: Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1888].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1888].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Summarizing Assessment Results: Understanding Basic Statistics of Score Distribution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1886].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1886].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Using Mean, Median, and Mode for Assessment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1887].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1887].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Giving Written Feedback to Students: Examples & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7123].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7123].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Sharing Assessment Data with Students & Stakeholders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138320].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138320].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Using Data to Inform Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31729].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31729].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - The Process of Reviewing Educational Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49620].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49620].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Using Data to Promote Continuous Curriculum Improvement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419725].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419725].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(9, 10)}}
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Lesson 1 - Teacher Professional Development Goals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31778].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31778].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Teacher Professional Development Activities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31767].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31767].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - In-School Resources for Teacher Professional Development
Lesson 4 - Collaborating with Colleagues to Improve Student Learning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49602].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49602].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How Teacher Mentoring Can Improve Student Learning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49604].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49604].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Adult Learning: Importance, Concepts & Methods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72745].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72745].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is a Teacher Leader? - Definition & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80493].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80493].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Keep Up with Trends in Education Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48103].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48103].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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