## Topic outline

### General

### Welcome to EDU 630 - Shaping Home and School Curriculum K-12

An application of a biblical worldview to the processes and products of curriculum development and assessment for the K-12 day or home school or school system. Students examine the steps in developing a course of study from a school's mission statement through the assessment process. The issue of local or national standards is addressed. Criteria for the evaluation of textbooks and other curriculum materials is developed.

Prerequisite: EDU 610, 620. 3 credit hours.

### Lesson 1: Curriculum and Why it Matters

### Lesson 2: Ways to Define & Organize Curriculum

### Lesson 3: What Shapes a School's Curriculum?

### Lesson 4: What it Means to Know

### Lesson 5: Combatting Disconnects With Integral Learning

### Required Readings