The Balanced Curriculum© approach to curriculum design, implementation, and evaluation was developed and tested by David A. Squires, PhD, an educator with over 35 years of experience working in public schools in the United States. In 2000, Dr. Squires took the Balanced Curriculum© process online and developed one of the first web-based tools to facilitate curriculum development and alignment to educational standards.
The Balanced Curriculum© web-based tool remains one of a very few Ed Tech resources out there that was designed by an educator with both teaching, supervisory, and administrative experience. It is the only web-based tool that has been scientifically tested and proven to improve student achievement in K-12 education and health professions education. The Balanced Curriculum © website is used exclusively by ABC Education Consultants, LLC.
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