Curriculum & Instruction

Office of Curriculum & Instruction

Leveraging knowledge and resources with innovative, effective practices.

1205 Bluffs Parkway
Canton, Georgia 30114

“We empower educators to leverage knowledge and resources with innovative, effective practices to provide every student with a rigorous, relevant, and engaging learning experience.”

The Office of Curriculum & Instruction includes Curriculum and Academic Standards, School Improvement, Assessment, Special Education and Professional Development.  This division oversees K-12 instructional resources, student performance standards, federal and state programs and initiatives (Title I, Pre-K, ESOL, Response To Intervention), Move On When Ready, gifted instruction, and virtual learning.  District-wide academic events and competitions such as Governor’s Honors, science and social studies fairs, academic bowls, Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl, Science Olympiad and Young Author’s Fair are supported through this division as well.

Dr. Nicole H. Holmes
Chief Academic Officer

Dr. Keith Bryant
Executive Director, Curriculum & Instruction

Charlette M. Green
Executive Director, Special Education

Dr. Jennifer Scrivner
Director, Student Assessment

Renee Bernhardt
Supervisor, Special Education

Tammy Castleberry
Supervisor, Curriculum (Elementary Schools)

Dr. Christina Clayton
Supervisor, Digital Content

Jackie Miller
Supervisor, Professional and Staff Development

Amanda Ruiz
Supervisor, Curriculum (Middle and High Schools)

Melissa Sneed
Supervisor, Special Education

Lynda Wallace
Supervisor, Federal Programs

Dr. Shannon Carroll
Coordinator, Curriculum Support (Math/Science)

Steven Payne
Coordinator, Curriculum Support (Social Studies and CTAE: Career, Technical & Agricultural Education)

Joy Silk
Coordinator, Curriculum Support (Digital Content)

Judy Withey
Coordinator, Curriculum Support (Literacy)


Georgia Performance Standards and Curriculum Maps

Canvas for Students and Parents

Programs for Intellectually Gifted Students

Department Contact Info
Language Arts, Social Studies and Fine Arts Judy Withey, Curriculum Coordinator (Literacy)
Mathematics, Science, PE and Health Dr. Shannon Carroll, Curriculum Coordinator (Math/Science)
Advanced Academic Programs/Gifted Education and STEM Tammy Castleberry, Supervisor, Curriculum (Elementary Schools)
Grants, School Improvement Plans, Response to Intervention (RTI), Promotion/Placement/Retention Dr. Keith Bryant
Executive Director, Curriculum & Instruction
Advanced Placement, Virtual Learning, Credit Recovery, Career, Technical, & Agricultural Education, World LanguagesMove On When Ready, and School Counselors  Amanda Ruiz
Supervisor, Curriculum (Middle and High Schools)
 Title I Schools  Lynda Wallace
Supervisor, Federal Programs
 Student Assessment Dr. Jennifer Scrivner, Director, Student Assessment
Early Intervention Program (EIP), Remedial Intervention Program (REP), Instructional Extension Program (ExP),  Georgia Lottery Pre-K, Preschool Special Needs Program, Summer School Letitia Cline, Administrator on Special Assignment
English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Migrant and Immigrant Kerry Voytek, Teacher on Special Assignment
504, Special Education, Title VIB Charlette M. Green, Executive Director Bernhardt, Supervisor Sneed, Supervisor