There's no "right way" to do Common Core, but these 4 key findings may improve the future of CCSS implementation.
Explore an educator's guide to websites, organizations, articles, and other resources looking at the new system of standards and how they will be assessed.
A storytelling app helps students use technology to produce and publish writing, collaborate with others, and hit the College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Writing.
An iPad lets students consume and interact with content, a fun and efficient way of meeting the Common Core standards for integrating and analyzing information.
An iPad app helps first and second graders create and identify geometric shapes while developing higher-order thinking skills required by the Common Core math standards. Part of a special series with @curriculumassoc
What's the current public attitude towards public schools? Anne O'Brien discusses the 2014 Gallup Poll findings and ponders positive ways the data can be used by teachers and schools.
Key Skills That Lead to 21st-Century Success.
PARCC and Smarter Balanced release more sample test items.
One of the greatest school projects that I have ever witnessed! Project Based Learning (PBL) that partnered with the community to empower students!
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Trying to figure out how to align project-based learning with the Common Core Standards? Edutopia is here to help with this great guide!
Will this 9-year-old rise up to the challenge of Common Core? Read his thoughts here.
Check out how using blended learning can better prepare students to meet the challenges of the Common Core.
See our updated resource roundup on PBL + Common Core to make sure all your projects align with the new standards.
Educator Josh Work talks about the value of Media Specialists when it comes to implementing Common Core.
Ted Finley gives his advice for planning and organizing a unit of instruction for the Common Core. #commoncore
Educator Monica Burns describes how screencasting can be used to meet a Common Core Standards and 21st Century skills.
Heather Wolpert-Gawron gives a Common Core lesson plan for teaching online ethics.
10 Visual Literacy Strategies for the Common Core by Todd Finley.
Anne O'Brien has found that in recent polls, the majority of educators support the Common Core, but have some concerns about implementation. Read about the surveys and share your thoughts here.
Educator Heather Wolpert-Gawron describes how creating an academic checklist with your students helps with goal setting and independent learning.
"How Are Social-Emotional Learning and the Common Core Connected"? by Maurice Elias.
Read about why collaboration and communication matter in the #commoncore classroom.
Sophia.org offers lesson plan ideas by grade level aligned with the CCSS and Next Generation Science Standards.