Sunday, April 1, 2007

Kraus Curriculum Development Database

Kraus Curriculum Development is a searchable database of more than 6,500 curricula, frameworks, and standards covering educational objectives, content, instructional strategies, and evaluative techniques for all subjects covered in PreK-12 and Adult Basic Education. It also includes the full-text to more than 2,500 curricula documents that have been submitted by cooperating educational agencies.

You can search by keyword or go to the Advanced Search to limit by subject, educational content, grade level, state, year, etc.

Kraus main search screen Each record contains an annotation, a list of applicable subjects, information about the issuing agency, and where available links to that agency's web site as well as any available full-text content.

Kraus example result display

You can access the Kraus Curriculum Development Database by going to the "All Research Databases" link on the library home page and scrolling down to the K's section.

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