Curriculum & Instruction


  • Vision: Excellence in teaching and learning

    Mission: The Division of Curriculum, Instruction and Global-Ready Services will provide support and service in the areas of planning, instruction, assessment, culture and global initiatives.

    Purpose: To support and serve teaching and learning


    The Division of Curriculum, Instruction, and Global-Ready Services (CIGR) is part of the Department of Instructional Services and Continuous Improvement. CIGR provides leadership and focus in the following areas:

    Planning, Instruction, Assessment, and Culture 

    • Provides leadership and support to K-12 schools through planning, instruction, assessment, and culture through a standards-based lens 
    • Uses a gradual release instructional model and high yield strategies to assist grade level teams, departments, and individual teachers
    • Assists with the implementation of standards-based planning via activation of learning, modeling, guided practice, independent practice
    • Assists in creating classroom environments for student learning that foster development with high academic expectations

     Global Initiatives

    • Provides leadership in the implementation of the Onslow County School System District Global Plan
    • Assists teachers and students in exploring and appreciating their connection to others in a global community
    • Fosters all aspects of our global initiatives

    Oversee and Develop Coaches

    Assist with MTSS, Multi-Tier System of Supports/Integrated Academic and Behavior Supports



  • Susanne Long
    Director of Curriculum, Instruction & Global-Ready Services
    Onslow County School System
    200 Broadhurst Road
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    910 455 2211 ext. 20212

    Linda Ramirez
    Administrative Assistant
    Onslow County School System
    200 Broadhurst Road
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    910 455 2211 ext. 20275

    Mathematics

    Vickie Brown
     Coordinator K-5 Mathematics
    Onslow County School System
    200 Broadhurst Road
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    910 455 2211 ext. 20247

    Heather L. Findeisen
    Coordinator 6-12 Mathematics
    Onslow County School System
    200 Broadhurst Road
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    910 455 2211 ext. 20215

    Language Arts

    Dr. Sonia Martin
    Coordinator  K-5 ELA Content
    Onslow County School System
    200 Broadhurst Road
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    910 455 2211 ext. 20217

    Stacie Friebel
    Coordinator 6-12 ELA Content
    Onslow County School System
    200 Broadhurst Road
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    910 455 2211 ext. 20265

    Science

    Michelle Chadwick
    Coordinator K-12 Science and STEM
    Onslow County School System
    200 Broadhurst Road
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    910 455 2211 ext. 20258

  • OCS Instructional Framework Link