Curriculum, Instruction, and Professional Development:The Pathway to the Mission of Erie's Public SchoolsOur website offers information to parents and school community members regarding many concerns you may have regarding the education offered to Erie’s Public School students. Please regularly visit our site and utilize our pages to help inform you about all our district has to offer. For answers to frequently asked questions, please click on this link: FAQCurriculum & InstructionThe heart of any school system is teaching and learning. It's our responsibility to deliver an education that is robust and relevant to the real world and reflects the knowledge and skills that our young people need to graduate ready for success in higher education or the workforce.In Pennsylvania, the PA Core Standards define what a student should know and be able to do at a specified grade level and content. The Pennsylvania Academic Standards are the foundation upon which we have build our locally designed curriculum.Our curriculum specifies the minimum content to be taught for each subject and grade, with the understanding that teachers will supplement and adjust to meet the needs of their students. You can access important resources for each of our academic departments under the tabs on the left of this page.
Curriculum and Instruction Department