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School librarians leading the way for teachers into Common Core Standards.
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ebrary Fortifies Strategic E-book Acquisition for K-12 Libraries with ...

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Media Contact: Lynn Brainard, lynn@ebrary.com or 714.771.4397 ebrary Fortifies Strategic E-book Acquisition for K-12 Libraries with Common Core Standards. ...
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EBSCO Publishing Enhances Teacher Resources with Expanded ...

August 30, 2012 — EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) continues its commitment as a partner for schools and school libraries by announcing the enhancement of the Curriculum Standards feature available through many of its popular K-8 ...
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Mobile Devices and the Common Core

Mobile Devices and the Common Core | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
Download this paper for an examination of the steps to take when undergoing a mobile device implementation, and a roadmap to integrating devices with the Common Core standards to ultimately meet learning objectives.
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The Times and the Common Core Standards: Reading Strategies for 'Informational Text'

The Times and the Common Core Standards: Reading Strategies for 'Informational Text' | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it

Why the Common Core Standards and The New York Times are perfect together, and a list of all our favorite literacy strategies for before, during and after reading a Times article with students. Bookmark this one!

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Informational Text Idea for Teaching the Common Core

Informational Text Idea for Teaching the Common Core | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
MT @burkinsandyaris: Connecting informational & narrative text: #ccss tip from @literacy_head http://t.co/w5NFL92E #ccchat #edchat...
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Professional Development: Helping Teachers Find... | Thinkfinity

Professional Development: Helping Teachers Find... | Thinkfinity | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it

"Start with Thinkfinity’s State Standards Search Engine. States that are in the process of adopting the Common Core Standards in Language Arts and Math can find those alignments by choosing their state’s name from the second state list in the pull-down menu. This filters for the specific alignments that will match their state’s version of the Common Core Standards."

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MasteryConnect - Home

MasteryConnect - Home | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
MasteryConnect - Share common assessments aligned to standards, connect in a professional learning community, and track student performance.
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Great Common Core Nonfiction

Great Common Core Nonfiction | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
A blog about great Common Core young adult nonfiction.
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June 2012 | Teacher Librarian

June 2012 | Teacher Librarian | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
The June 2012 issue of Teacher Librarian has several featured articles of great interest and use: Find Where You Fit in the Common Core, or The Time I Forgot...
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TIPS: Teach, Inspire, and Prepare Students: Free Reading Response Log for Common Core

TIPS: Teach, Inspire, and Prepare Students: Free Reading Response Log for Common Core | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
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Mrs. Orman's Classroom: Implementing the Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts Classes, Tip #1

Mrs. Orman's Classroom: Implementing the Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts Classes, Tip #1 | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it

Tips for implementing the common core standards into your ELA curriculum.

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Teaching to the Common Core Standards

Teaching to the Common Core Standards | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
CLASSROOM 21 | by Greg Limperis Working for the past 15 years in an underperforming inner city school district, I have become intimately familiar with the need to align all lessons to the state—and...
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Teachers as Technology Trailblazers: Common Core ELA "Look Fors"

Teachers as Technology Trailblazers: Common Core ELA "Look Fors" | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
Examining the ELA Common Core Standards closely is a great exercise for teachers and administrators alike. (Read this post for a specific process that helps unpack the standards.) However, once you've examined them, ...
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The Classroom Bookshelf: Nonfiction and The Classroom Bookshelf

The Classroom Bookshelf: Nonfiction and The Classroom Bookshelf | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
Survey Book: Survey books are the most common form of nonfiction book published and most likely the largest number of titles in your school library. Survey books tend to focus on one broad topic and break it down into a ...
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learning twice: Online CCSS Text Exemplars

learning twice: Online CCSS Text Exemplars | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it

"The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction has compiled a document containing all of the exemplars, with sources. Some of them are available online for FREE, and the URL is listed beside them. Those that must be purchased (or found in a library) have sources and costs listed."

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New Feature: Poetry Pairings

New Feature: Poetry Pairings | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
Each week we will feature a new American poem, paired with a Times photo and article that in some way echo, extend or challenge the themes and words of the poem.
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Resources for Understanding the Common Core State Standards

Resources for Understanding the Common Core State Standards | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
Feeling overwhelmed by the sheer volume of dense information out there about the Common Core State Standards (CCSS)? You're not alone.
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Teacher Resources, Lesson Plans & Educational Worksheets Aligned to Common Core State Standards - Share My Lesson

Teacher Resources, Lesson Plans & Educational Worksheets Aligned to Common Core State Standards - Share My Lesson | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
Download free teacher resources, lesson plans, student activities & educational worksheets for K-12 students aligned to Common Core State Standards - including math, English language arts, science & foreign languages.
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ASCD Launches Free Common Core Resource Site -- THE Journal

ASCD Launches Free Common Core Resource Site -- THE Journal | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
A new digital tool from ASCD provides teachers with resources to help implement the Common Core State Standards in mathematics and literacy.
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Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex BOCES

Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex BOCES | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it

"The Common Core Learning Standards (CCLS) encourage "rigor" and there are three pieces of the equation when determining whether a novel or reading passage, is good for classroom use:

Complexity - Lexile, vocabulary
Qualitative measures -value
Reader & Task -is there enough in the text to foster good discussion, value -added assignments, and begin a knowledge exploration. How can I use this novel or passage to foster critical thinking skills?"

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Companion Resources for Supporting Students in a Time of Core Standards: English Language Arts, Grades 9-12

Companion Resources for Supporting Students in a Time of Core Standards: English Language Arts, Grades 9-12 | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
Companion resources for the book Supporting Students in a Time of Core Standards: English Language Arts, Grades 9-12...
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Teaching Successes with ELLs: COMMON CORE: BRAINSTORM, DISCUSS, WRITE-HOW TO INVOLVE ALL STUDENTS

Teaching Successes with ELLs: COMMON CORE: BRAINSTORM, DISCUSS, WRITE-HOW TO INVOLVE ALL STUDENTS | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
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Four Creative Ways to Teach the Common Core with Public Media | Edspace

Four Creative Ways to Teach the Common Core with Public Media  | Edspace | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
Shifting gears is never easy.But California's adoption of the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS) actually grants educators a good deal of flexibility a...
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Common Core Missing Common Language | Used Books in Class

Common Core Missing Common Language | Used Books in Class | Common Core Standards and School Librarians | Scoop.it
Arrrg! No Need for a Reading War on Common Core Text Complexity ...
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