Curriculum and Assessment Specialization

UVEI offers a Curriculum and Assessment Specialization as an enhancement to our Principal Internship Program.  This specialization leads to a recommendation for a Director of Curriculum license in Vermont and Curriculum Administrator license in New Hampshire.  

Overview

Requirements of this specialization include:

1.  Successful completion of the Principal Internship Program

2.  Additional curriculum leadership clinical experience at the district level

3.  Successful completion of the 6-credit Curriculum and Assessment Specialization Learning Strands sequence, including a school improvement project focused on instructional systems coherence, an analysis of an instructional program at both the site and the district level, and a data based inquiry project.

4.  A master’s degree that incorporates additional/advanced study in program/curriculum leadership (including but not limited to the UVGSE MEd in School Leadership)

Depending on the pathway a candidate takes and how they approach their course of study, some of these criteria may overlap.

Eligibility for Specialization

Those eligible for this specialization need to be either (1) concurrently enrolled in the UVEI Principal Internship Program or (2) an alumnus of the UVEI Principal Internship Program