Persisting With Poetry in the Common-Core Era Education Week News Heard pointed out that the common-core standards also touch on every "poetic craft tool" that students need to learn about, from sensory tools like imagery, sensory, simile, and...
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With the ongoing transition to new standards and assessments in the United States, this scoop.it is intended to curate all materials relevant to implementation of the standards and preparation for next generation assessments.
Curated by Darren Burris
When I first saw the long list of my classes’ ELA Common Core Standards, I remember feeling overwhelmed and worrying about how I was going to cover all of them in a single school year. I was being asked to teach approximately 60 standards in one year, a pace that I had never tried before. Many of