Cross System Alignment & Curriculum Development

Cross System Alignment and Curriculum Development involve developing dual enrollment and articulation courses with K-12 and higher educations partners; and guiding students through an educational pathway to the completion of their teaching credential.

The process encompasses:

  • Identifying: internal and external partnerships; and specific dual enrollment/articulation courses
  • Developing: partnerships; MOUs; and work experience opportunities
  • Aligning: pathways from high school to university; curriculum; courses (sequentially); and work experience

View and download the Cross System Alignment & Curriculum Development presentation for more information.

Other Resources:

CA Bay Region – Articulation Handbook V4 – Bay Region Guide: High School to Community College Course Articulation, Framework for Effective Practice

Dual Enrollment Toolkit – via Career Ladders Project – a resource for secondary and community college partners

STEM teaching resources – Commonalities Among the Practices in Science and Engineering in the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and Mathematics in the Common Core State Standards (CCSS)

 

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