Curriculum Update

‘12 Years a Slave’ to become high school curriculum

Free curriculum includes Oscar-winning movie, the book it’s based on and a study guide

Middle school kicks off Boston Marathon-based curriculum

Students in town where race starts learning about weather, nutrition and history

Georgia district partners with university to tackle childhood obesity

Students learn about to eat healthy and stay active

Student’s cancer battle inspires project-based learning

Fifth grader Cici Collins and her classmates researched the disease, held fundraiser

Wisconsin students grow with new ag curriculum

“Telling Our Agricultural Story” curriculum includes print and online materials focused on local farms

Philadelphia's art institutions bring culture to the classroom

Philadelphia Orchestra and the Philadelphia Museum of Art helped create new curriculum

Students learn to code without computers

Student used pen and paper until funds for computer lab came through

Utah’s languages of opportunity

State stresses bilingualism as sure route to work and careers around the globe

A market for foreign language

District using Rosetta Stone and Middlebury Interactive to boost language learning

Time for a social studies revival?

Subjects like history and civics have taken a backseat to math, science and English

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