What makes a great curriculum?

Summer Turner

At the recent PTE Campaign conference on ‘What makes great schools great?’ I was asked to speak on a panel in response to the question ‘What makes a great curriculum?’ This write up of my introduction very briefly summarises my thinking around the theory of curriculum, but really provides a platform for more in-depth discussion and nuance about how one determines what a great curriculum should look like and poses several questions for those of us interested in designing a knowledge rich curriculum. I hope to explore some of these ideas further in my blog over the next year.

I began by explaining my current role as it seems to illustrate and give context to this theory of curriculum…

‘To understand my answer to this question, you have to know a little more about my current role. I’m a Subject Specialist Lead for English at The Inspiration Trust. I’m part…

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