Please write a one-page reflection that briefly summarizes your work/learning in curriculum and addresses EQ 9 — How do I reflect on my philosophy of curriculum ?and how does it have a bearing on my teaching?
Essential Questions to be addressed in this course are:
1 What content is/should be emphasized or/and prioritized?
2 Who decides the content of an education? How and why?
3 How do we define the knowledge base in any discipline/subject area? Who determines and creates what is considered â€œknowledge?â€
4 How do different philosophical orientations influence curriculum?
5 How does the idea of curriculum vary in different historical periods? 6 Where is the learner situated in the process of curriculum development?
7 Who are the other role players in curriculum development and why do they get involved?
8 How does curriculum align to objectives, instruction, and assessment?