• Dunkirk CSD Curriculum Councils

    As a part of the District Strategic Planning Process, Curriculum Councils will be established in the district in order to support the development, implementation and modification of curriculum, instruction and assessments K-12.

    • 2018-2019 School Year: Development of ELA and Math Curriculum Councils
    • 2019-2020 School Year: Development of Science and Social Studies Curriculum Councils
    • 2020-2021 School Year: Development of Arts, Health/PE and Technology Curriculum Councils

    Councils will be made up of teachers and administrators who have voice and influence in the district to make recommendations to the Assistant Superintendent and Superintendent regarding curriculum and instruction issues.  The councils will funcation as a learning team that will meet at least four times throughout the year and once in the summer to explore issues related to improving instruction for all students, review the latest information from NYSED that would impact instruction and work together to design and support district initiatives.

    ELA and Math Curriculum Councils: 2018-2019

    The initial summer meeting of each group will focus on review of the work done this summer in completing the curriculum document and the development of the common formative assessments to ensure K-12 alignment, design of rollout plan to staff and setting additional meeting dates for the school year (after school).  Members will be asked to attend the summer meeting as well as the summer curriculum/assessment writing session of their representative group in order to be considered for a seat on the council.

    ELA Summer Meeting Date: Friday, August 10th

    Math Summer Meeting Date: Tuesday, August 21st

     

    ELA:Seeking volunteers for the 2018-2019 school year representing the following:

    • K-2 Classroom Teachers (1)
    • Grades 3-5 Classroom Teachers (1)
    • Grades 6-8 Classroom Teachers (1)
    • Grades 9-12 Classroom Teachers (1)
    • Instructional Support Specialists: AIS/Reading (1)
    • Instructional Support Specialists: ENL (1)
    • Special Education (1)
    • Building Leadership (1)

     Math: Seeking volunteers for the 2018-2019 school year representing the following:

    • K-2 Classroom Teachers (1)
    • Grades 3-5 Classroom Teachers (1)
    • Grades 6-8 Classroom Teachers (1)
    • Grades 9-12 Classroom Teachers (1)
    • Instructional Support Specialists: AIS(1)
    • Instructional Support Specialists: ENL (1)
    • Special Education (1)
    • Building Leadership (1)

     

    Please email Theresa Gray, Assistant Superintendent, expressing your interest in serving on the Councils no later than July 9th.

    NOTE: Members for the 2018-2019 Council must be able to attend the scheduled summer council meeting.