• Due to building maintenance, John H. Bayne ES will be temporarily located at Doswell E. Brooks ES at1301 Brooke Road, Capitol Heights, MD 20743 until August 12.
• Effective Monday, July 28, due to an issue with the air conditioning at Bladensburg High School, the summer school program will be moved to Parkdale High School, 6001 Good Luck Road, Riverdale, Maryland 20737.


 

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Upper Marlboro, MD 20772

 

 

 

 

Division of Academics
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Curriculum and Instruction Home Page

 

Dr. Gladys Whitehead

Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Patricia Bell

Secretary to the Director

301- 808- 8240 Fax: 301- 350- 0622

Elementary school students on the first day of school

 


Goals:

 

The primary goal of the Department is to work in support of the school system's Master Plan Goal of increased student achievement. This is accomplished by:

  • Development of curriculum for comprehensive and specialty programs.
  • Review and identification of instructional materials to support curriculum.
  • Identification of teaching strategies most appropriate to deliver curriculum effectively.
  • Provide information to parents and community members related to curriculum implementation and assessment.
  • Provide a comprehensive curriculum Scope and Sequence and curriculum guides which clearly delineate essential learner outcomes for all students.
  • Assess, monitor, refine, and evaluate the implementation of an effective instructional program aligned with the curriculum.
  • Provide meaningful staff development through modeling, demonstrating, and presenting in-service programs that reflect research-based "best practices."
  • Assist schools and teachers to identify, and acquire human and material resources to support student learning.