How Common Core Could Breathe New Life Into OER
Common Core Online
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
The arguments against the Common Core State Standards grow ever more fierce -- as if kids' lives were already being wrecked, that useful experimentation were already being suppressed, and that schools were being forced to descend from their current...
Resources to Guide Common Core Implementation
With Posterous Closing I have moved one of my "permanent" resource pages to Wordpress. For those that find the daily curation of Scoop.it a bit overwhelming (!), this is the site where I try to sift it down to the "essentials."
I’m at the ODE “Connecting the Dots” conference today. The session I’m in right now (like, as I type this) is about designing high quality LEA assessments as SGM for SLO development. Because it fits so well with my post about SLOs, I had to share.
Common Core Practice | Drones, Stolen Art and Space Exploration New York Times (blog) A few weeks ago, two teachers, Sarah Gross and Jonathan Olsen, our collaborators for this series of writing prompts, showed how they integrate STEM topics —...