A Creative Approach to the Common Core Standards: The Da by Harry Chaucer

By Harry Chaucer

A inventive method of the typical center criteria: The Da Vinci Curriculum challenges educators to layout courses that boldly embody the typical middle nation criteria by means of imaginatively drawing from the genius of serious women and men comparable to Leonardo da Vinci. A relevant determine within the excessive Renaissance, Leonardo made amazing contributions as a painter, architect, sculptor, scientist, engineer, and futurist. A inventive Approach demonstrates that faculties can domesticate genius akin to Leonardo’s whereas insuring that every one scholars detect the center abilities which are an important to all voters.

Chaucer’s Da Vinci Curriculum is proper to public and self sustaining educators who're growing schools-within-schools, constitution faculties, renewing colleges, or rethinking their very own school rooms. A artistic Approach serves as a version of biographical curricula that embraces the criteria that american citizens proportion as voters in a democracy. The textual content is wealthy in idea that has been established in genuine school rooms. via instance, Chaucer demonstrates that top faculties may be extra hard, inventive, attractive, and joyous that almost all excessive colleges are typically this day. by means of adapting the Da Vinci Curriculum, all educators can perform this academic renaissance!

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