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6 Steps to Easily Evaluate Information Online ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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The Role of Questioning in a World of Common Core

The Role of Questioning in a World of Common Core | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
Question-Asking: Intentional and Powerful When teachers carefully select and craft their questions, students respond with thinking, wondering, reflection and overall cognition – in other words, the...
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What If You Could Learn Everything?

What If You Could Learn Everything? | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
How a new technology that figures out just how your mind works is about to make us all a whole lot smarter.
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109 Common Core Resources For Teachers By Category

109 Common Core Resources For Teachers By Category | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
109 Common Core Resources For Teachers By Category
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Grace Hamilton's curator insight, April 22, 2014 1:44 PM

Over 109 common core resources to aide teachers in their endeavors to share journals, articles, and videos on various topics! 

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Close Reading + Visual Literacy=Pathways for Understanding

Close Reading + Visual Literacy=Pathways for Understanding | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
Guest blogger Katie Cunningham, from Manhattanville College, discusses how to incorporate visual close reading in a curriculum.

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Mara Ofengender's curator insight, June 27, 2013 12:15 PM

REading close is an important skill for any kind of reading but it will help analyze scripts.  

Karen Ford's comment, July 10, 2013 3:29 PM
this is a great article... and one that I'll have my grad & undergrad students read.
lbligen's curator insight, August 4, 2013 2:55 PM

Great strategies to help students any age with comprehension, resources,and lessons.

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Fewer Tests? State charts new course

Fewer Tests? State charts new course | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
Republican Gov. Rick Perry of Texas today signed legislation to rewrite state graduation requirements, reducing from 15 to five the number of end-of-course exams students must pass to earn a high school diploma.

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Will the Common Core create a technology 'ceiling'?

Will the Common Core create a technology 'ceiling'? | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
One of the things that drew me to the Common Core initially was its great potential as a platform to develop new, cool technologies that teachers all across the country could use to improve their i...

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Don’t fall for myths about Common Core

Don’t fall for myths about Common Core | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
About a half-dozen years ago, governors and state education officials across the country grew concerned that their states had vastly differing expectations of what a high schooler should know.

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Chiefs Group Terminates Role in Social Studies Framework

Chiefs Group Terminates Role in Social Studies Framework | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
The Council of the Chief State School Officers cites the need to focus its energy on helping states implement common standards in mathematics and English/language arts.

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Focus on Teaching: Kathy Thiebes, Early Adopter of the Common Core State Standards

Focus on Teaching: Kathy Thiebes, Early Adopter of the Common Core State Standards | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
Kathy Thiebes, high school teacher in Centennial School District, OR is an early adopter of the Common Core State Standards. (Oregon teacher @KathyThiebes paints before/after picture of how #CCSS changed her classrm.

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Backlash over Common Core State Standards | eSchool News

Some states are pushing back against the Common Core State Standards, a set of uniform benchmarks for reading, writing, and math that have been fully adopted in most states and are being widely put in place this school ...
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5 Steps Needed To Master The Common Core - Edudemic

5 Steps Needed To Master The Common Core - Edudemic | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) can be a little overwhelming if you look at them as a whole. But here's a useful set of skills needed to master the common core.

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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, June 5, 2013 12:21 PM

Great infographic for being a "Common Core Ninja"!

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A Periodic Table of the Common Core Standards | Burkins & Yaris

A Periodic Table of the Common Core Standards | Burkins & Yaris | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
In this post, we offer educators an at a glance overview of the Common Core Standards as a planning tool for the beginning of the new school year.
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Growing with the Common Core State Standards

Growing with the Common Core State Standards | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
"When the focus of teaching is on student growth, standards are simply a means to an end," writes former high-school teacher and ASCD Director for Tools for Teachers Sherida Britt.

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Common Core State Standards: A Parent Primer

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With the debate over the Common Core State Standards heating up nationally, Parents for Public Schools has issued a paper to inform parents about the education initiative.
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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Google Docs Research Template - A Stepping Stone

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Google Docs Research Template - A Stepping Stone | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
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Good video describing PBL.

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Quarterly Planning Guide - ELA Gr 7

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Assessment Planner: Alignment to PARCC’s Blueprints and The Common Core | Partner in Education


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Myths fuel attacks on 'Common Core' standards | USA Today

Myths fuel attacks on 'Common Core' standards | USA Today | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it

"The standards provide a road map of where students ought to be in math and English as they move from kindergarten through 12th grade, and one goal is to promote critical thinking as opposed to rote memorization."


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Literacy: Every Student, Every Class, Every Day

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By Dr. Teresa Littrell McDaniel, Assistant Principal, Jackson (TN) Central-Merry Academy

 

The onset of the implementation of the Common Core State Standards has raised the awareness of educators regarding the rigor of instruction in many classrooms and the depth at which teachers engage students in rigorous curriculum.


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Teachers, What Are Your Thoughts on the Common Core Standards?

Teachers, What Are Your Thoughts on the Common Core Standards? | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
As we’ve experimented with the C.C.S.S. over the last two years, we’ve been aware of how politically charged their implementation has become. Here’s what we’ve done and why.
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10 Questions About the Common Core State Standards | The ...

Currently there is much debate in Michigan and other states regarding the adoption of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for public schools. Some of my main concerns are in regard to the focus, time, and energy that ...
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My Reflections on Implementation of the Common Core

My Reflections on Implementation of the Common Core | Common Core Curriculum | Scoop.it
In our system, we are moving to full implementation of the Common Core State Standards in English language arts beginning in the 2013-2014 school year.  We have spent the past couple of years in va...

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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, June 5, 2013 12:54 PM

Thoughtful insights from someone who has been through a transition year.