RCS Curriculum and Instruction

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“We are now at a point where we must educate our children in what no one knew yesterday, and prepare our schools for what no one knows yet.” Margaret Mead

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Curriculum Vision

Many of you may have been wondering where RCS is headed. I have been observing classes, listening to teachers, parents, and stakeholders, and studying the data.


Our curriculum and instruction vision:

-infused Catholic identity into the curriculum and instructional practices

-rigorous, standards-based educational opportunities

-individualized instruction to connect to students' passions and needs

"How do I teach?" not "What do I teach?"

We must move away from the notion that the purpose of writing curriculum is to produce a product. We must embrace the fact that curriculum review is about IMPROVING INSTRUCTION!


Our curriculum review cycle will take place in three phases.

Phase 1: Establish the Foundation


Phase 2: Curriculum Camp


Phase 3: Implementation through PLCs and Staff Development

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