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Schools Are Failing To Develop Students With Moral Identities

Schools Are Failing To Develop Students With Moral Identities | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
The pressures of national academic standards have pushed character education out of the classroom.
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Stop telling kids you’re bad at math. You are spreading math anxiety ‘like a virus.’

Stop telling kids you’re bad at math. You are spreading math anxiety ‘like a virus.’ | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
Why do smart people enjoy saying that they are bad at math?
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N.Y.C. High School Strives for 'Authentic' Assessment

N.Y.C. High School Strives for 'Authentic' Assessment | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
East Side Community High School is among 48 New York schools where students complete projects to graduate—rather than take the state test.
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Why I Dropped Everything And Started Teaching Kendrick Lamar's New Album

Why I Dropped Everything And Started Teaching Kendrick Lamar's New Album | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
When Kendrick Lamar released his sophomore album, To Pimp A Butterfly (2015), I was in the middle of teaching a unit on Toni Morrison's novel, The Bluest Eye (1970). My freshmen students were grapp...
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Robert Duke - Learning is Error Correction

"Why students don't learn what we think we teach" Guest Speaker: Robert Duke In 1959, Jerome Bruner correctly observed that “The school boy learning physics ...
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all teachers should make the time to watch this informative lecture.

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Illustrative Mathematics

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Providing instructional and assessment tasks, lesson plans, and other resources for teachers, assessment writers, and curriculum developers since 2011.
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10 Things I Learned From The Practice ELA PARCC

10 Things I Learned From The Practice ELA PARCC | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
I love Science. I love creating a hypothesis and putting it to the test. That's probably why I was a chemistry major before I became an English major. What's nice is, every once in a while the star...
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Energize ELA Lessons with iPad Apps that Align to the Common Core

Energize ELA Lessons with iPad Apps that Align to the Common Core. Jul 7, 2014. sjgorman ⋅ Blog ⋅ No comments. Energize ELA Lessons with iPad Apps that Align to the Common Core from Monica Burns · Tweet · Facebook · LinkedIn ...
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ASCD and PARCC Post New Educator Resources on iTunes U | PARCC

#PARCC & @ASCD launch @iTunesU #CommonCore Resources collections--for educators, by educators (h/t #PARCCELC): http://t.co/qi1oYWZNy4
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Assessment, grading and rigor: toward common sense and predictable outcomes on tests

Assessment, grading and rigor: toward common sense and predictable outcomes on tests | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
Over the last few months I have worked with a number of high schools and middle schools where the grading and assessment practices simply do not work in a world of standards. The schools are not ma...
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Understanding the difference between curriculum and standards | Opinion | McClatchy DC

Understanding the difference between curriculum and standards | Opinion | McClatchy DC | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
Fanning the firestorm over Common Core State Standards is the fear that by adopting common standards, states are signing onto a national curriculum and thus undermining the decisions of local school boards and educators.
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Math: The Pros & Cons of Productive Struggle

Michelle Russell has spent time this summer considering what "productive struggle" should mean for the students in her math classroom. Read what she learned.
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How Visual Thinking Improves Writing

How Visual Thinking Improves Writing | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
Encouraging kids to think in pictures and words can free up their creativity and language skills as they write.
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Cooperative Learning and Differentiation

Cooperative Learning and Differentiation | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
Come visit the Kagan online magazine - Free educational resources for teachers, administrators and parents. Teacher tips, articles and advice for education professionals.
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Math for Parents

Math for Parents | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
Ways a Parent Can Help a Child LEARN MATH (by @ForTheTeachers) #satchat #edchat #mathchat #elearning pic.twitter.com/eXTe9LibvN
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Educational Leadership:Culturally Diverse Classrooms:Meaningful Vocabulary Learning

Educational Leadership:Culturally Diverse Classrooms:Meaningful Vocabulary Learning | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
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Math Tools Backed by Research

Math Tools Backed by Research | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
A lot of tech tools claim to have learning benefits, but how do teachers know what's the real deal?
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Response: ELLs & The Common Core - Part One

Response: ELLs & The Common Core - Part One | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
Educators Wendi Pillars, Virginia Rojas, Debbie Zacarian, and Maria Montalvo-Balbed share their suggestions for how best to implement Common Core Standards with English Language Learners.
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The Drummer’s Secret: Math Meets Hip Hop

The Drummer’s Secret: Math Meets Hip Hop | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
Drummer Clayton Cameron breaks down the beats behind different types of music, illustrating how he uses math every time he picks up the drumsticks. This TED-Ed
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Preparing for Common Core Writing Assessments - Part 1

Preparing for Common Core Writing Assessments - Part 1 | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
How Do You Eat an Elephant? Preparing for PARCC Writing, Part 1 by Megan Hyland This year, our students in grades 5-8 will take the PARCC exams in both English Language Arts (ELA) and Math.  This a...

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Aligning Instruction in Music, Art, and PE with the CCSS | Burkins & Yaris

Aligning Instruction in Music, Art, and PE with the CCSS | Burkins & Yaris | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
In this post, we discuss ways that music, art, and PE teachers can align instruction with the Common Core ELA standards.
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138 Influences Related To Achievement - Hattie effect size list

138 Influences Related To Achievement - Hattie effect size list | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
Hattie effect size list of 138 influences across all areas related to student achievement.
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A New Way of Listening and Speaking - CORElaborate

A New Way of Listening and Speaking - CORElaborate | Common Core Info | Scoop.it
I was that child that HATED public speaking. In fact, I’m still that adult that hates public speaking. As a child, it was worse though. Whenever my teacher had us reading ‘round robin style,’ I was the kid counting the paragraphs.
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