cur·​ric·​u·​lar | \ kə-ˈri-kyə-lər How to pronounce curricular (audio) \

Definition of curricular

: of or relating to a curriculum

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They have been devoted to supporting their father’s work for years — Kurt as president and Owen as a board member and director of curricular resources for the National Institute for Direct Instruction, a company Zig founded. Jordyn Brown, The Seattle Times, "Remembering Siegfried ‘Zig’ Engelmann’s legacy of learning," 12 Apr. 2019 For teens balancing schoolwork, extra curricular activities, family obligations, work, and other responsibilities, this can seem unrealistic and impossible. Danielle Corcione, Teen Vogue, "How to Tell if You Have a Sleep Disorder," 14 Mar. 2019 My own kids have had great teachers in Athens public schools, wonderful extra-curricular opportunities, great friends, and bright futures as products of their dynamic and caring school communities. Valerie Strauss, Washington Post, "A parent writes to Gates and Zuckerberg: You asked for advice on education. Here’s mine.," 16 May 2018 Success Academy officials first appealed to State Education Department Commissioner MaryEllen Elia, who ruled in favor of the DOE to require a contract with curricular oversight. Jimmy Vielkind, WSJ, "Success Academy Wins Legal Battle With New York City Over Its Pre-K Curriculum," 20 Nov. 2018 And with a strong history in the extra-curricular activity, both Solon Science Olympiad teams have won national championships in the past. Thomas Jewell,, "Solon middle schoolers capture state title in Science Olympiad," 2 May 2018 Each scholar was selected for academic achievement, extra-curricular participation and community service., "Digest (June 19): Ravens Foundation selects five for college scholarships," 19 June 2018 With the new funding, the network will be able to expand to 500 more educational twinnings, and support the development of new pedagogical and curricular resources, online teacher training, branding and more., "Jewish Agency to expand school-twinning program," 10 July 2018 At the moment, most U.S. education programs for health professionals have little curricular time dedicated to substance use, addiction, dependence, and their implications. Sandeep Kapoor, STAT, "‘Angels in America’ again: It’s time to humanize addiction," 1 June 2018

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First Known Use of curricular

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for curricular

curriculum + -ar

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