The writings are for a pretend school system: Vision Statement: Charles E. Bennett Elementary exists to
prepare life-long learners for success in a global and competitive workplace and in acquiring applicable life
Assess the instructional systems in your educational setting using Standard 4, “Curriculum, Instruction, and
Assessment” of the Professional Standards for Educational Leaders, 2015 from the National Policy Board for
Educational Administration (NPBEA).
Note: While the professional standards were written to guide the practice of educational leaders, the NPBEA
report explains that the standards are not intended to prescribe specific actions; rather, their application should
be adapted “to be most effective in particular circumstances and contexts” (p. 4). As such, you will need to
modify your application of Standard 4 to assess the instructional systems—not the current leadership—in your
Share your assessment discoveries in a paper in which you provide detailed responses to the following
What positive and/or negative findings did you discover in your educational setting in relationship or
comparison to the standards?
How do these findings support or detract from the mission, vision, and culture in your educational setting?
What are the potential implications to the other professional standards?