curriculum curriculum  /kə ˈrɪk jə ləm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an integrated course of academic studies

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Harvard's new curriculum establishes eight primary subject areas that all students will have to take.
  2. If anyone tells you that method X or curriculum Y is the only way to go, be particularly cautious of his advice.
  3. Greek, Latin and logic, mathematics and a firm grounding in scientific studies are standard elements in the curriculum.

News

  1. GCPS could use local-made film in curriculum

    Officials with Gwinnett County Public Schools recently announced that a documentary film directed and produced by several local residents could soon be incorporated into the district's high school curriculum.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

  2. Curriculum Changes coming to TMHS

    TEWKSBURY - Educators have proposed major changes to the curriculum, specifically the levels offered at TMHS, prompting concerns by parents and students alike. The school plans to phase out Level 2 co
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Tewksbury Town Crier

  3. Curriculum revisions coming

    BRISTOL — High school courses algebra, algebra 2, geometry, and French 2 are all getting curriculum revisions, as part of the Bristol school district’s ongoing plan to align what’s taught in the classroom with the new Common Core State Standards.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Bristol Press

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Quotes

  1. "Don't tell us that the only way to teach a child is to spend most of the year preparing him to fill in a few bubbles on a standardized test," Obama said Tuesday. "Let's finally help our teachers and principals develop a curriculum and...
    on Sep 10, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: MiamiHerald.com

  2. "The theater of the young receives the least attention from those planning the curriculum of our nation's schools," Paley said. "This very activity is being dismantled in our schools to make room for early phonics. ...... Preschoolers are...
    on Nov 18, 2008 By: Vivian Paley Source: MSNBC (press release)

  3. "We introduce kids to concepts about bullying and inappropriate behaviour in the schoolyard throughout our personal development curriculum, literally from the very first day they begin school," Ms Firth said. "So every school in NSW has its...
    on Dec 14, 2008 By: Verity Firth Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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