The Magnolia Message: Letter from the Superintendent
Learn about PUSD’s many initiatives to develop and deliver relevant curriculum through innovative instructional strategies.
Over the last few years, teachers at all levels have been teaching new curriculum aligned to Common Core State Standards and have been implementing new Common Core instructional strategies. At the elementary level, the District adopted new reading, writing, math, and social emotional curriculum. Middle and high school teachers have been piloting new math curriculum. Science teachers at all levels are learning Next Generation Science Standards and how to instruct on all three dimensions of the science standards. A coordinated TK-12 social and emotional health curriculum is being developed as we continue to monitor student stress and well being. To support our staff through these many changes, professional development and mentoring of teachers are being provided….