Denver makes district-wide commitment to curriculum and teacher professional development

curriculum-denverDenver Public Schools (DPS) has selected Expeditionary Learning (EL) to provide the curriculum for grades 4-8 in the coming academic year.

DPS will use EL’s English Language Arts curriculum for approximately 18,000 students, covering all of Denver’s 6th-8th graders and the majority of the city’s 4th and 5th graders.

In addition, Expeditionary Learning will provide professional development for more than 600 teachers and administrators in the district, beginning this summer.

“We believe Expeditionary Learning’s curriculum is an exemplar standards-based literacy option for all students,” said...

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