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CUrriculum RAtings by TEachers (CURATE)

CUrriculum RAtings by TEachers (CURATE) Resources

View quick reference guides on critical components of curriculum

View the rubrics our CURATE panels use to evaluate curricular materials for (English Language Arts and Literacy; Mathematics; Science and Technology/Engineering; and Digital Literacy and Computer Science).

The last major changes to our rubrics were in August 2021 to more intentionally integrate inclusive and culturally responsive practice throughout the rubric indicators.

In August 2022, the CURATE Team updated the "Notes and Tips" sections rubrics to clarify language and understanding, but no substantive changes were made.

In August 2023, DESE updated the "Notes and Tips" and "Resources" sections of the rubrics. Although no indicator or criterion language was changed, the updates will strengthen reviewers' consideration of supports for English Learners significantly.

See where specific curricular materials in Math, ELA, and Science are used in Massachusetts

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Last Updated: March 4, 2024

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