Competency #3: Research

Jr. English Competency-Based Education Pilot

Competency #3: Research

Demonstrate the ability to effectively engage in ethical inquiry and research practices - managing multiple streams of information, evaluating sources, analyzing information, and presenting results. *As specified in course specific criteria for each semester.


    • I can ethically gather, evaluate, and synthesize data from a variety of relevant sources to establish connections to literature.
    • I can authentically and independently identify and draw evidence from credible print and digital sources to support analysis, reflection, and research.
    • I can integrate information while avoiding plagiarism.
    • I can authentically and independently conduct short as well as more sustained research projects based on focused questions, demonstrating an understanding of the subject under investigation.

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Course Specific Criteria

This is described in the overview for each course:

American Experience

CP English 11

Honors English 11