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Education, the Brain and Common Core State Standards | Edutopia

Education, the Brain and Common Core State Standards | Edutopia | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
Documentary filmmaker Ramona Persaud uses the perspective of the Brain-Targeted Teaching Model to examines likely benefits and practical applications of the Common Core State Standards.
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Seven Posts To Read Before Monday's Common Core Hearing - StateImpact Indiana

Seven Posts To Read Before Monday's Common Core Hearing - StateImpact Indiana | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
Seven Posts To Read Before Monday's Common Core Hearing StateImpact Indiana Indiana General Assembly lawmakers, who have already paused the rollout of the Common Core in the state's schools, will soon have to recommend whether the state should...
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Teachers get more time to weigh in on new California science standards - 89.3 KPCC (blog)

Teachers get more time to weigh in on new California science standards - 89.3 KPCC (blog) | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
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Teachers get more time to weigh in on new California science standards
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The Next Generation Science Standards were developed by 26 states, including California.
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Next Generation Science Standards: from gaps to greats | GLOBE ...

Next Generation Science Standards: from gaps to greats | GLOBE ... | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
This week's blog post is a cross-post from the SmartBlog on Education, discussing Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and gap analysis. Various GLOBE Partners, such as Dave Bydlowski and Marcy Seavey, have ...
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Common Science Standards Get Thumbs Up From Wash. State Board - Education Week News (blog)

Common Science Standards Get Thumbs Up From Wash. State Board - Education Week News (blog) | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
Common Science Standards Get Thumbs Up From Wash. State Board
Education Week News (blog)
The state board of education in Washington voted last week to recommend adoption of the Next Generation Science Standards.
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Understanding the Common Core State Standards - Tampabay.com

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In Florida and dozens of other states, the gradual transition to the Common Core State Standards is one of the biggest yet least understood issues affecting public schools today.
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Survey Finds State Officials Confident in Common Core - Blogs ...

Survey Finds State Officials Confident in Common Core - Blogs ... | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
A survey of high-ranking state education officials finds sees little chance of the Common Core State Standards being reversed this school year, despite opposition within some states.
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Common Core foes have lawmakers' ears - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

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Common Core foes have lawmakers' ears
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Indiana lawmakers will hear testimony today on the state's adoption of national school standards.
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Nebraska educators await moment of truth on Common Core - Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska educators await moment of truth on Common Core - Omaha World-Herald | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
Omaha World-Herald Nebraska educators await moment of truth on Common Core Omaha World-Herald In the beginning, Nebraska and Iowa both signed on to the Common Core State Standards Initiative, a state-led process to develop common standards in...
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Education Week: Tests Linked to Common Core in Critics' Cross Hairs

Education Week: Tests Linked to Common Core in Critics' Cross Hairs | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
Having failed to persuade lawmakers in any state to repeal the Common Core State Standards outright, opponents are training their fire on the assessments being developed to go with the standards and due to be rolled out ...
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Implementing the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Implementing the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
I've had a few blog readers ask if I had any resources or ideas for implementing the new science standards (Next Generation Science Standards; NGSS). I must be honest and admit that I am not as well-versed in the new ...
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Maryland plans to implement new science standards by 2017 - Frederick News Post (subscription)

Maryland plans to implement new science standards by 2017 - Frederick News Post (subscription) | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
Maryland plans to implement new science standards by 2017 Frederick News Post (subscription) The standards combine scientific practice with the basic concepts of engineering, technology, and life, physical, earth and space sciences, according to...
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NGSS Poll | Science for All

NGSS Poll | Science for All | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
Hi all,. I'm hoping to get feedback from a wide range of folks regarding how you are feeling about the Next Generation Science Standards. Please take a moment to answer the poll embedded below.
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Chabot Space & Science Center Leads Bay Area Teacher Training in the Next Generation Science Standards | SpaceRef - Your Space Reference

Chabot Space & Science Center Leads Bay Area Teacher Training in the Next Generation Science Standards | SpaceRef - Your Space Reference | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
Chabot Space & Science Center Leads Bay Area Teacher Training in the Next Generation Science Standards - SpaceRef (Chabot Space & Science Center Leads Bay Area Teacher Training in Next Generation Science Standards
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Help Support Common Core - U.S. News & World Report (blog)

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Help Support Common Core
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The media has hyped state angst around implementation of an initiative called Common Core. Forty-five states and D.C.
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Growing with the Common Core State Standards | ASCD Inservice

Growing with the Common Core State Standards | ASCD Inservice | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
In my work with teachers and school leaders across the country, I find that, though most educators are up for the task of implementing the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), many express a sense of fatigue as yet ...
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New standards to be adopted in 2014-2015 - Stanwood Camano News

New standards to be adopted in 2014-2015 - Stanwood Camano News | Modern Learning | Scoop.it
New standards to be adopted in 2014-2015 Stanwood Camano News Two different groups created learning standards and, as of right now, 45 states are using the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) developed by the Council for Chief State School Officers...
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