The ongoing implementation of the Common Core State Standards has impacted the work of teachers and administrators like never before in our profession. GISD's Education and Learning department offers curriculum support services and professional development in curriculum design, revision, and alignment.
Our staff provide leadership and facilitate curriculum audits to assist districts in aligning curriculum, instruction, and assessment to the Common Core State Standards. Additionally, we provide specialized support in initiatives related to effective teaching and learning, on topics such as:
Common Assessment Development
Effective Grading Practices
Effective Professional Learning Models
Professional Learning Communities (PLC) Protocols and Support