Common Core State Standards
Resources to aid educators with the implementation of the Common Core State Standards. #commoncore #CCSS
"Assigning Public Speaking Isn't Teaching," by Erik Palmer
Assigning Public Speaking Isn't Teaching
On TeachThought, ASCD author and Faculty member Tony Frontier writes about 6 ways to thoughtfully connect students to the standards
The Common Core Speaking and Listening Standards have drawn new attention to how these skills are developed across curriculum and across grade bands. In their 2014 ASCD Annual Conference session, authors Nancy Frey and Doug Fisher were enthusiastic about the potential within these curricular shifts.
Q & A Collections: Implementing The Common Core
Learn how to increase student engagement while fulfilling the demands of the Common Core in ASCD's DVD, "The Core Six."
Using Homework As Formative Assessment
50 Common Core Resources For Teachers
The Common Core has made the learning of frequently used academic vocabulary words a top priority in their focus on creating standards in the public schools. This ASCD Edge blogger shares an 8-step plan to teaching Tier 2 academic vocabulary in any classroom.