The curriculum shall be reviewed at regular intervals to ensure that the established curriculum and educational programs in the district are effective and reflect relevant content standards and district educational objectives as adopted by the Board. The review committees shall include administrators, teachers, parents, accountability members and others deemed appropriate by the Board.
Regulations shall be developed that outline the courses to be reviewed, the sequence of course review, the specific activities involved in curriculum review and the areas to be included in the review.
The review shall include consideration of achievement results for all student populations, educational equity, curriculum breadth and depth, and congruence of instructional strategies and assessments with district content standards.
Adoption date: Sept. 22, 2014
LEGAL REFS.: Colo. Const. Art. IX, Sect. 15 (Board has control of instruction within the district)
C.R.S. 22-1-104 (2) (history, culture and contributions of minorities must be taught)
C.R.S. 22-20-101 et seq. (Exceptional Children’s Educational Act)
C.R.S. 22-20-201et seq. (education of gifted children)
C.R.S. 22-32-109 (1)(t) (Board duty to determine educational program and prescribe textbooks)
C.R.S. 22-32-110 (1)(r) (exclude immoral or pernicious materials and books)
CROSS REFS.: AEA, Standards Based Education
IA, Instructional Goals and Learning Objectives
IL, Evaluation of Instructional Programs, and subcodes
KB, Parent Involvement in Education