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A Spiral Staircase Solution to America's Reading Problems ...

A Spiral Staircase Solution to America's Reading Problems ... | Common core | Scoop.it
Now Common Core State Standards and a Spiral Staircase model provide hope for grade-level reading proficiency, guidance for educators, potential for better funding and publishing policy, and possibility for achieving rigorous standards.
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Technology could cut cost for implememntation of common core ...

Technology could cut cost for implememntation of common core ... | Common core | Scoop.it
States face key spending decisions as they implement the Common Core State Standards, and a new study finds that they could save about $927 million—or spend as much as $8.3 billion—depending on the approaches they choose in three vital areas: ...
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College and career readiness: Broadly accepted, narrowly defined

College and career readiness: Broadly accepted, narrowly defined | Common core | Scoop.it
College and career readiness: Broadly accepted, narrowly defined, by Kelly Griffith With the recent adoption of the Common Core Standards (CCS) by the vast majority of states, college and career readiness has become a common ...
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5 Things Every Math Teacher Should Consider When Implementing the Common Core Standards

5 Things Every Math Teacher Should Consider When Implementing the Common Core Standards | Common core | Scoop.it
5 Things Every Math Teacher Should Consider When Implementing the Common Core Standards...
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It's the Common Core Standards, Stupid

It's the Common Core Standards, Stupid | Common core | Scoop.it
First of all, Common Core is not a curriculum, but rather a set of standards that articulate what students should know and be able do in language arts and math. Curriculum, pacing guides, formative assessments, and the like ...
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21st-century skills need 21st-century assessment | Kentucky Teacher

21st-century skills need 21st-century assessment | Kentucky Teacher | Common core | Scoop.it
Kentucky's adoption and implementation of the Common Core Standards is certainly the first step in preparing our students for the 21st century. The Common Core Standards emphasize critical thinking, collaboration, ...
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At the heART of Common Core

At the heART of Common Core | Common core | Scoop.it
The education field is finally starting to take notice: rather than focusing all of this energy on the summative assessments of high stakes testing, the Common Core Standards truly focus on the process which will produce ...
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New Guide on Development of Assessments for the Common Core ...

New Guide on Development of Assessments for the Common Core ... | Common core | Scoop.it
The K-12 Center at ETS released this month an updated guide on the assessments for the Common Core State Standards. Coming Together to Raise Achievement is a very useful guide that provides a range of information ...
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CCSS Assessment: Change for the better or more of the same ...

CCSS Assessment: Change for the better or more of the same ... | Common core | Scoop.it
Columnist Andrew Foster explores the pifalls of high-stakes testing and the two main assessment consortia created for CCSS.
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National Standards: States Need to Reject Common Education Standards

National Standards: States Need to Reject Common Education Standards | Common core | Scoop.it
Common Core includes costly and questionable national standards for English and math, and federally funded national assessments have been crafted to align with the standards.
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Math Mammoth Grade 2 aligned to the Common Core Standards

Math Mammoth Grade 2 aligned to the Common Core Standards | Common core | Scoop.it
You can tell the new edition and the earlier ones apart by their cover image: the edition aligned to the Common Core Standards has these new cover images. The topics of rounding and finding 1/4 of a number were taken off ...
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Hot teaching trend and Common Core: Discovery learning vs. direct instruction - Deseret News

Hot teaching trend and Common Core: Discovery learning vs. direct instruction - Deseret News | Common core | Scoop.it
Deseret NewsHot teaching trend and Common Core: Discovery learning vs.
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21st-century skills need 21st-century assessment | Kentucky Teacher

21st-century skills need 21st-century assessment | Kentucky Teacher | Common core | Scoop.it
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Worth Reading » In defense of NCLB

Worth Reading » In defense of NCLB | Common core | Scoop.it
Connecticut's waiver calls for implementation of the Common Core State standards and new assessments aligned to those standards in 2014 …” well, you get the idea. The Associated Press article the Republican-American ...
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New platform aims to prepare students/staff for common core transition

New platform aims to prepare students/staff for common core transition | Common core | Scoop.it
“We are truly excited to be at the forefront of providing online assessments and remediation lessons based on the Common Core State Standards. Our market research indicates strong demand for high quality resources to ...
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Curriculum Matters: Common-Core Training for Principals on Increase

In order to implement the Common Core State Standards, educators need instructional materials and assessments. But not all states are moving at the same pace, and some districts are finding common-core resources in ...
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No Child Left Behind Waiver To Give SC Educators Freedom - News Channel 7

No Child Left Behind Waiver To Give SC Educators Freedom - News Channel 7 | Common core | Scoop.it
No Child Left Behind Waiver To Give SC Educators FreedomNews Channel 7In 2010 the State Board of Education adopted the Common Core State Standards Initiative, which helps develop standards of college and career-preparedness for school, so South...
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Francis Wyman School Principal's Blog: Principal's Coffee at True ...

Francis Wyman School Principal's Blog: Principal's Coffee at True ... | Common core | Scoop.it
The new standards based report cards, RtI, assessment, interventions, Common Core standards, technology, afterchool clubs, the anti-bullying policy and allergy policies, are but a few of the topics discussed.
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It's the Common Core Standards, Stupid

It's the Common Core Standards, Stupid | Common core | Scoop.it
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Common Core State Standards: “It's About Improving Education for ...

Common Core State Standards: “It's About Improving Education for ... | Common core | Scoop.it
... the Common Core State Standards effort, and by the end of last year, a majority of states agreed to set college- and career-ready standards in English Language Arts and Mathematics and develop assessment systems that ...
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CCSS Assessment: Change for the better or more of the same ...

CCSS Assessment: Change for the better or more of the same ... | Common core | Scoop.it
Columnist Andrew Foster explores the pifalls of high-stakes testing and the two main assessment consortia created for CCSS.
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Experts Offer Free Resources to Integrate Common Core Mathematics Standards - PR Web (press release)

Experts Offer Free Resources to Integrate Common Core Mathematics Standards - PR Web (press release) | Common core | Scoop.it
PR Web (press release)Experts Offer Free Resources to Integrate Common Core Mathematics StandardsPR Web (press release)Curriculum Specialist Dr.
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Math Mammoth Grade 1 aligned to the Common Core Standards

Math Mammoth Grade 1 aligned to the Common Core Standards | Common core | Scoop.it
You can tell the new edition and the earlier ones apart by their cover image: the edition aligned to the Common Core Standards has these new cover images. What used to be chapter 4 (Place Value) switched places with ...
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New Guide on Development of Assessments for the Common Core ...

New Guide on Development of Assessments for the Common Core ... | Common core | Scoop.it
The K-12 Center at ETS released this month an updated guide on the assessments for the Common Core State Standards. Coming Together to Raise Achievement is a very useful guide that provides a range of information ...
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Preparing History Teachers for the Common Core Standards ...

Preparing History Teachers for the Common Core Standards ... | Common core | Scoop.it
Previously I've written about my support for the Common Core Reading and Writing Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies, as I urged my fellow history teachers to embrace the Common Core as a way to enhance their teaching of history ...
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