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New American Middle School: Chapter Five Organizing the Middle School Curriculum. Jr. High vs. Middle School. Middle School balances academics with developmental appropriateness. Essential Elements of a Balanced Curriculum. Subject Content Personal Development Essential Learning Skills.

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New American Middle School: Chapter Five

Organizing the Middle School Curriculum

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Jr. High vs. Middle School

Middle School balances academics with developmental appropriateness.

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Essential Elements of a Balanced Curriculum

  • Subject Content
  • Personal Development
  • Essential Learning Skills
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Link to Other MS Research

  • National Middle School Association
  • Southern Regional Education Board
  • National Forum to Accelerate Middle Grades Reform
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National Forum Criteria for High Performing Middle-Grades Schools

  • Academic Excellence
  • Developmental Responsiveness
  • Social Equity
  • Organizational Structures and Processes
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No Child Left Behind

  • Content Focused
  • NO BALANCE
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Items to Consider

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  • Middle school should be general education rather than increasing specialization.
  • Purpose of curriculum should be to serve early adolescents.
  • Adolescents are not victims of their developmental stage—they are human beings with serious concerns about themselves and their world.