The purpose of this assignment is to collect and analyze information to inform mathematics and science curriculum instruction; lignment among content standards and available teaching materials; and to design effective implementation of the curriculum within the local system and community context of your school.
You will conduct a needs assessment/curriculum awareness survey within your school building and evaluate the math and science curricula by administering a survey to students, peers, administrators, and parents. Contact a local school district to ask if you may conduct your curriculum survey there.
Follow APA and the format below. You will synthesize your collected data and develop a plan with specific recommendations for improving the curriculum and/or curriculum implementation for math and science.
I. Cover Page
II. Survey (Include approximately 10 questions) Questions (ask questions that relate to our course topics)
III. Survey Data -display your data in a graph or visual
III. Survey Analysis – analyze data/survey responses. Explain your findings in this section.
IV.. Recommendations – write 3-5 paragraphs explaining your recommendations based upon the survey results and analysis. Back up your recommendations with the body of literature. Include citations for each recommendation paragraph.
V. Conclusion-write 1-2 paragraphs about you learned from this project.
**** THIS WILL NEED TO BE WRITTEN AS IF YOU CONDUCTED THE OBSERVATION IN A SCHOOL. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR WRITING IS UP TO PAR AND THAT IT IS BELIEVABLE.