Curriculum and Instruction

Welcome to Curriculum and Instruction

The Curriculum and Instruction Department provides support for the operation of all district K-12 schools and the implementation of instructional programs.

Curriculum and Instruction helps ensure that teachers and students have the tools and skills they need for teaching and learning. Among other responsibilities, the department

  • Provides resources to support the curriculum
  • Guides the adoption of instructional materials for K-12
  • Helps teachers develop their professional skills to maximize learning
  • Models instructional best practices
  • Works with district staff to identify and implement technology that facilitates effective teaching
  • Develops teacher-leaders in all content areas
  • Manages district-wide science and history fairs

Curriculum and Instruction

Directors
Kelly Ellington, Elementary School
kelly.ellington@sarasotacountyschools.net
Sue Meckler, Middle School
sue.meckler@sarasotacountyschools.net
Catherine Cocozza, High School 
catherine.cocozza@sarasotacountyschools.net
Lakedra Barber, Administrative Assistant
lakedra.barber@sarasotacountyschools.net

Phone: 941-927-9000, ext. 34101
Fax: 941-927-4023
1960 Landings Boulevard
Sarasota, Florida 34231
Maroon 3rd Floor

Catherine Richter, Bookkeeper
Phone: 941-927-9000, ext. 32232
1960 Landings Boulevard
Sarasota, Florida 34231

Staff Listing
Tuesday
1/23/2018 - School Teams: Collective Efficacy Training

Tuesday
1/23/2018 - Woodland Middle Showcase Open House

Tuesday
1/23/2018 - Sarasota Middle Family Night

Wednesday
1/24/2018 - Youth mental Health First Aid Training

Wednesday
1/24/2018 - Heron Creek Middle Showcase Open House

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