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The Curriculum Feed—concise information and timely resources for California educators




Published monthly, The Curriculum Feed focuses on what's happening in education in California. We sift through a range of news sources and do our best to provide CASCD members with a manageable set of leads on critical topics in curriculum, policy, professional development, and technology.  We also feature occasional articles and relevant news from our educational and corporate partners.

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The Curriculum Feed
February 2018 Volume 1

The Curriculum Feed is the monthly newsletter of the California Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.


Nation's Schools Stuck in 'Average' Range on Annual Report Card

As a new presidential administration nears the close of its first year in office and educators across the country grapple with the challenges and opportunities in implementing the Every Student Succeeds Act, the... Read More


California higher education leaders urge Dreamers to reapply quickly for DACA protection

A recent court ruling gives undocumented California students a window to renew their DACA applications, officials said. Meanwhile, they urge the U.S. Supreme Court and Congress to protect the 700,000 or so... Read More


California to explain but not change school improvement plan federal officials criticized

More details and tweaks in wording may not resolve key differences over Every Student Succeeds Act. Read More


State must improve the California School Dashboard, not move the goalposts

Equity advocates give California an incomplete grade on its new accountability system. Read More


Can 600-plus California districts narrow the achievement gap?

Most must act on their own, without state or county assistance. Read More


Impact of marijuana legalization in California on teens uncertain

Available evidence suggests that legalization for recreational use among adults won't lead to big increases among teens, but more data and research is needed.Read More


Becoming a more mindful school leader

In a world of round-the-clock distractions, being a mindful leader is a powerful tool. Mindfulness is simply the act of being consciously aware and of focusing on the present moment in a nonjudgmental way. Research... Read More


Upcoming Professional Development Events

March Workshops

3/12/18-Building Your Instructional Repertoire to Support Student Learning: The Art and Science of Teaching with Presenter Tony Frontier, Ph.D. 

8:30 AM Fresno County Superintendent of Schools, 1111 Van Ness Avenue, Fresno, CA 93721 Read More


3/19/2018-Trauma Informed Practice: Fostering Resilient Learners with Presenter Kristin Souers 

8:30 AM Fresno County Superintendent of Schools, 1111 Van Ness Ave., Fresno, CA 93721 Read More


3/19/18-Ensuring Success for ALL Students: Designing Effective Instruction 6 Day Cadre with Presenter Sue Z. Beers (session 2 of 2)

8:30 AM Fresno County Superintendent of Schools, 1111 Van Ness Ave., Fresno, CA 93721 Read More


April Workshops

4/12/18-Trauma Informed Practice: Fostering Resilient Learners-LEVEL 1- with Presenter Kristin Souers 

8:30 AM Visalia Unified School District, 5000 W. Cypress Ave., DO4, Visalia, CA 93277 Read More


4/13/18-Trauma Informed Practice: Fostering Resilient Learners-LEVEL 2- with Presenter Kristin Souers 

8:30 AM Visalia Unified School District, 5000 W. Cypress Ave., DO4, Visalia, CA 93277 Read More


April Workshop

4/17/2018-Trauma Informed Practice: Fostering Resilient Learners with Presenter Kristin Souers 

8:30 AM Charter Oak USD, Royal Oak Middle School Library, 303 Glendora Ave., Covina, CA 91724 Read More


School Ambassador Fellowship Program

School Ambassador Fellowship Program

The School Ambassador Fellowship empowers leaders from our nation's public schools to contribute their knowledge and experience to the national dialogue about public education, and provides them an opportunity to... Read 




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