Both schools use the Creative Curriculum for Preschool and the Creative Curriculum for Infants, Toddlers, and Twos. Creative Curriculum is an award winning researched based curriculum approved by the State of Florida, VPK, and the Early Learning Coalition. It aligns with the Florida Early Learning Standards and is based upon 38 objectives for development and learning. It displays a developmental progressions that show widely held expectations for children from birth through kindergarten.
Teaching Strategies GOLD
Teaching Strategies GOLD is an assessment tool that is based upon extensive research about the most effective ways to conduct early childhood assessments. Although Teaching Strategies GOLD assessment can be linked to many early childhood curriculums, it was specially designed to go hand in hand with Creative Curriculum by using the same 38 researched based objectives that include predictors of school success.
Teaching Strategies GOLD supports dual language learners and all types of learners including children with special needs and children with advanced knowledge and skills.
For more information about the Creative Curriculum and Teaching Strategies GOLD Assessment, visit the Teaching Strategies Website at www.teaching strategies.com.