1a: Create a standards-based scope and sequence for PreK-12

Strategic Theme 1: Ensure all instruction is challenging, engaging, relevant and meets the needs of all students

What will we do?

  • prioritize Colorado State Standards
  • create sequencing of Colorado State Standards
  • deliver professional learning on standards and sequence

Why are we doing this?

A standards based scope and sequence will provide consistency and coherence across PK-12 so all students have access to high quality outcomes, ensuring equitable learning experiences for all students across our system.

Related Initiatives

Phase 1:

1b. Define and implement common and aligned instructional practices

5a. Establish a system for strategically managing existing partnerships and building new partnerships

6a. Define and put into practice culturally responsive principles and best practices that challenge inequity and bias

Other Phases:

1c. Design support systems to maximize school-based administrators’ instructional leadership capacity

2a. Expand and increase district-wide implementation of a culturally responsive tiered system of supports

2b. Redefine and complete development of an adaptive assessment framework that informs instruction and aligns with a tiered system of supports across all content areas

Timeline and Key Milestones

Prioritize Standards
2019-2020
Professional Learning
2021-2022
Create Scope and Sequence
2020-2021
Revising Scope and Sequence
2020-2024