Curriculum theories are the foundation of curriculum development. Educators study theories to understand this foundation in order to develop curriculum that meets the needs of all students.
Research five curriculum theories and the history of their development. Complete the “Curriculum Theories Chart.” Support your findings throughout the “Curriculum Theories Chart” with five scholarly sources. The completed chart should be 500-750 words.
In addition, write a 250-500 word reflection on the theory you identify with the most and why. Include examples of how you can apply the curriculum theory to curriculum development.
Submit the “Curriculum Theories Chart” and reflection as one deliverable.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a rubric. Review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.