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Gifted High School Program

Curriculum Developers

Curriculum Developers collaborate with teachers to develop courses, improve and refine curriculum and assessments and anchor to the standards. Additionally, Developers stay abreast of new developments and instructional approaches in their subject area, including instructional technology and innovative instructional strategies and materials.

Curriculum Adoption

Curriculum is evaluated, adapted and developed on a continuing basis with reviews taking place at least once every seven years. Adoption committees, consisting of district staff and community members, are formed to review curriculum.


Instructional Technology Curriculum Leaders (ITCLs) are assigned to each school to provide training and support in the implementation of curriculum and instructional technology programs, including Brightspace, OneNote, SmartBoards,  Aspen GradeBook, and other electronic resources.

Research Technology Specialists (RTS)

Research Technology Specialists collaborate with each classroom teacher working to integrate digital literacy skills and research strategies along with appropriate technology applications in assignments, reports, and generally within their curriculum. Both teacher and RTS work to empower students’ confidence in applying knowledge enterprise as strategic researchers accessing and synthesizing information. The RTS works with students and teachers to model through pedagogy culturally responsive and equitable teaching practices, access to information, and digital ethics contributing to our learning society as responsible digital citizens.

One-to-One Laptop Program

One-to-One computing offers many benefits to our modern day classroom and learner. The laptop will allow students to access learning materials and engage in real-time inquiry as their questions arise.

Curriculum Staff

All phone numbers begin (425) 456-####

PositionLast NameFirst NameEmailExtension
Additive Bilingual ProgramsBrownPatrickbrownp@bsd405.org7481
Chinese K-12LoMonicalom@bsd405.org4056
Director of Curriculum and InstructionRitzLizritze@bsd405.org4108
Director of Instructional Technology FergusonEricfergusone@bsd405.org4226
Director of Instructional Technology DuenwaldTomduenwaldt@bsd405.org4042
Educational TechnologyOnstotKeithonstotk@bsd405.org4645
English Language Learner CurriculumShimizuNicoleshimizun@bsd405.org4742
Executive Director of Curriculum & InstructionKautzSharonkautzs@bsd405.org4109
Gifted ElementaryBrandtDebbiebrandtd@bsd405.org4279
Gifted K-1StroyanKrististroyank@bsd405.org4698
Gifted Middle School Social Studies & EnglishBenzingerDebbybenzingerd@bsd405.org4073
Information LiteracyBordeauxJudybordeauxj@bsd405.org4269
Language Arts 6-12WellingtonCathywellingtonc@bsd405.org4158
Literacy K-5NelsonEricnelsone@bsd405.org4126
Math 5-8NhanBettynhanb@bsd405.org4096
Math 8-12TakleMarytaklem@bsd405.org4164
Math K-5BrewerSarahbrewersa@bsd405.org4219
PE/Health 6-12MarcumTorimarcumt@bsd405.org7591
PE/Health K-5NordstromMarynordstromm@bsd405.org4920
Science K-12DiLoretoAngiediloretoa@bsd405.org4163
Social and Emotional LearningPetersonRandipetersonr@bsd405.org4049
Social and Emotional LearningPowellWendypowellw@bsd405.org4165
Social Studies K-12SheltonPattysheltonp@bsd405.org4275
Special Education K-12MayesRebeccamayesr@bsd405.org4623
Supervisor of Career and Technical EducationHenselmanMarilynhenselmanm@bsd405.org4186
Supervisor of Gifted ProgramsMcHughLoramchughl@bsd405.org4136
Visual and Performing ArtsWilbertMarkwilbertm@bsd405.org4203
Visual ArtHollowayJessicahollowayj@bsd405.org4203
World LanguageGranvilleParisgranvillep@bsd405.org4051