Curriculum & School Improvement

Curriculum & School Improvement

The Curriculum & School Improvement Department is organized to support districts in their overall achievement and school improvement needs.  Our Department works closely with other ESC directors and curriculum consultants to deliver high quality services in the following areas:

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  • Understanding current grade-level indicators
  • Curriculum Mapping of indicators with quarterly assessments
  • Using item analysis with quarterly assessments
  • Consultant on best practices in curriculum development

Instruction: Effective Teaching and Best Practices

  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Building teams and teacher leaders
  • Best practices for teaching and learning -- research-based
  • Professional development on high yield strategies
  • Use of technology to promote 21st Century skills
  • Developing teacher mentor knowledge and skills
  • One-to-one instructional coaching

Ohio Improvement Process

  • External facilitator
  • Data-based decisions
  • CCIP development

Department Leadership

Dave Shellhaas, Director of Curriculum & School Improvement

Office 937.599.5195 x7005