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This was required reading for the next school year at the school I teach at Interesting perspective on the curriculum development process It requires a change of view on the way we view curriculum Instead of set and external from our classrooms decided by the ever unengaged curriculum committee, it is an ongoing process integral and designed by ever educator in the building The resulting progress is a solid curriculum that better suits the needs of children and accounts for the volume of kno This was required reading for the next school year at the school I teach at Interesting perspective on the curriculum development process It requires a change of view on the way we view curriculum Instead of set and external from our classrooms decided by the ever unengaged curriculum committee, it is an ongoing process integral and designed by ever educator in the building The resulting progress is a solid curriculum that better suits the needs of children and accounts for the volume of knowledge that is added to certain contents on a regular basis, i.e science and new discoveries or English and newly published books In Mapping the Big Picture, Heidi Hayes Jacobs describes a seven step process for creating and working with curriculum maps, from data collection to ongoing curriculum review She discusses the importance of asking essential questions and of designing assessments that reflect what teachers know about the students in their care She also offers a viable alternative to the curriculum committees that are part of almost every school district in the United States