Dr. Trixie Brooks, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum & InstructionEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgDianne Hicks, Administrative AssistantEmail: email@example.comDr. Donna Blakebrough, 6-8 English Language Arts Instructional SpecialistEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgBettie Lewis, K-5 Math & Science including Grade 8 Science Instructional SpecialistEmail: email@example.comDr. Kerry Morrison, 9-12 English & 6-12 (excluding 8th) Science Instructional SpecialistEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgGertrude Lyons-Newkirk, Secondary Math Instructional SpecialistEmail: email@example.comDestiney Ross, Instructional Technology FacilitatorEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgThe Curriculum & Instruction support team delivers service to all K-12 schools in Vance County to ensure:
- that the new North Carolina Standard Course of Study - which now includes the Common Core State Standards and the North Carolina Essential Standards - is utilized,
- that instructional decisions are based on data and identified student needs,
- that resources and professional development are made available to support the new NCSCOS, and
- that new and other designated teachers receive ongoing training and support to enhance their development as caring, competent teachers.
All stakeholders in the educational process benefit from a focused effort to address continuous improvement and high performance.