EPSD Curriculum Overview
The curriculum provided for your edification and use was created in conjunction with the teachers of the district and Standards Solutions. The following curriculum was rewritten and created:
- Grades 1-12 in the following areas: English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies (Core Courses)
All teachers are required to use only the district curriculum and the textbooks/materials that have been approved by the Englewood Board of Education. Subjects such as Art, Music, Physical Education and other subjects will use the existing curriculum. Those and other courses will be revised during the school year.
Have a great school year!
Dorian Milteer, Director of Curriculum and Instruction
Curriculum Material for Teachers
Englewood Teachers Academy
The Englewood Teacher’s Academy will offer professional development and coaching through Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in the following areas:
Journeys: Language Arts, Kindergarten - Grade 8
Mathematics: Math in Focus, Kindergarten – Grade 8
Science Dimensions: Kindergarten – Grade 8
Social Studies: Grades 5 - 8
The first session will take place on Saturday, October 7, 2017, from 9 a.m. – 12 noon at the Dr. John Grieco Elementary School.
Title: Just getting started! Science Dimensions
Learn the basics of the Science Dimension program and how to integrate the Next Generation Science Standards! There will be two presenters: K-3 and 4-8. Teachers will be compensated for attending the sessions! Attend on a voluntary basis. Coaching will be available the following week! Please use the link below to sign up for both. The Saturday PD is hands on. Coaching during the week is very limited! Please bring your laptop! Refreshments will be served!Curriculum Material for Teachers
Professional Development Resources
- Watch the box at right for each month's Professional Development opportunities
- NJDOE offers free professional learning opportunities each month. Here's the link
- Here's a link to a YouTube video on Tech Training for Standards Solution .
- New Jersey Student Learning Standards - Here's the link to the home page, with links to nine K-12 Standards : http://www.state.nj.us/education/cccs/
Prof. Dev. Calendar
If You Teach Science
The links at right are extremely important in creating NGSS lesson plans and understanding using Disciplinary Core Ideas, Crosscutting Concepts, Science and Engineering Practices in all your Science lessons. Please also see the included sample Science lessons.
The Office of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment