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Curriculum & Instruction

Welcome to the Curriculum & Instruction Department for the Auburn Enlarged City School District. This office is responsible for K-12 curriculum and instruction. This includes professional development, teacher and principal evaluation, and assessments.  
Additionally, this office serves as the district liaison for home schooling and Universal Prekindergarten programs. The P-TECH (Pathways in Technology Early College in High School) program is also administered through this office, as is the Learning Technologies Grant (LTG).
On this page, you will find links to district documents as well as state and national standards. A primary resource for the district relative to Common Core Learning Standards is The Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment team in the district works to support teachers and school leaders in the education of all children in the district.
Enhancing Engagement is the theme for the district. Enhancing Engagement by creating a positive and supportive learning environment for all students is our focus. This work is supported throughout the district by the Curriculum Council whose membership includes administrators and teacher leaders from each grade level and department.
Krista Martin
Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction
Phone: (315) 255-8805
Fax: (315) 255-8858

Auburn Enlarged City School District
Harriet Tubman Administration Building
78 Thornton Avenue
Auburn, NY 13021
Mary Cregg
Administrative Assistant
Phone: (315) 255-8825
Fax: (315) 255-8858
Heather McNabb
Administrative Assistant
Phone: (315) 255-8814
Fax: (315) 255-8858


Directors / Coordinators

Abigail Adams-Snell
Director of Instructional Support & Data
Phone: (315) 255-8834

Assessment information
Kevin Casler
P-TECH Coordinator
Phone: (315) 255-8348

P-TECH website
Michelle Kolceski
Director of Early Learning
Phone: (315) 255-8613

Preschool website
Deborah Ratcliff
Director of Curriculum &
Professional Development
Phone: (315) 255-8770
Babette Valentine
Director of Elementary Special Education
Phone: (315) 255-8854

Special Education website
Brandi Wicks
Director of Secondary Special Education
Phone: (315) 255-8819

Special Education website



Amy Bryan
Instructional Coach
Phone: (315) 255-2753

Preschool & Elementary Learning Resources
Mary Beth Delany
UPK Assessment & Behavioral Specialist
Phone: (315) 255-8848

Behavioral Resources
Stefan Kowalski
K-6 Mathematics Coach
Phone: (315) 255-3790

Math website

Learning Standards

Elementary Education Benchmarks

Elementary Math Resources

New York State Learning Standards

Superintendent: Jeffrey Pirozzolo
Phone: 315.255.8800
Address: 78 Thornton Avenue | Auburn, NY 13021