Welcome to the Essential Standards PLC Page!
Step 1: Check out the video! :)

Step 2: Click here to read more about what we're doing and how we're doing it (don't forget to sign up to get CEUs -- info in the letter!)
Step 3: Sign up for a group to work with -- Sign Up
Step 4: While you wait for confirmation, check out the curriculum page, look ahead at what we're working on, or read about our desired results.

Step 5: Check out the pages below and leave some feedback.
Musical Literacy
First Grade
Second Grade
Musical Response
First Grade
Second Grade
Contextual Relevancy
First Grade
Second Grade

Your input is needed! Please review the draft Assessment Examples for Arts Education (Dance, Music, Theatre Arts, and Visual Arts) and provide feedback by Friday, August 31, 2012. Information about this instructional tool, the development process, and links to the items with mechanisms for feedback may be accessed online at --

Pitt County Schools
Pitt County Schools Curriculum Guides
Iredell-Statesville Schools

New Essentials Alignment for ISS 2012-2013.doc
Iredell-Statesville Schools wiki page
You may have to be a member to access this site.
ACS Arts
Alexander County -- This blog is created for the k-12 arts educators of
Alexander County Schools to learn more about North
Carolina's implementation of the new Essential
Standards for the Visual Arts and Music.