Designing the K-12 Achievement Curriculum:Strategies for Delivering Multi-Tiered,Equitable Instruction

| April 25, 2018

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Every student both struggles and excels in his or her own way. By designing multi-tiered instructional frameworks with competency and equity in mind, K–12 educators can provide students with differentiated instruction—including remediation, acceleration, and other academic supports—at exactly the right time, and in the right measures, to meet individual learning goals. The goal of this paper is to provide a helpful guide for educational leaders who are developing curricula programs that provide MTSS in the K–12 classroom to serve increasingly diverse and special populations of students, close performance gaps, and propel achievement for all.

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Clark County School District

The Clark County School District is the 5th largest school district in the nation with over 320,000 students in 357 schools and over 40,000 employees.Our focus is on people – the educators, staff, students and parents who make our community one of the most diverse and dynamic places in the country.Our vision is for all students to graduate from high school having the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values necessary to achieve academically, prosper economically, and contribute in a global society.In recent years, CCSD has been the fastest growing district in the country, building more than 110 new schools since 2000, including six new Career & Technical Academies and some of the top magnet schools in the nation.

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