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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.
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Resources for teachers to better understand common core, what specific lessons are requiring and where to go to be a more effective teacher of common core standards.
Resources for Understanding the Common Core State Standards | Edutopia
Resources for Understanding the Common Core State Standards
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.
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Common Core in Action: Using Digital Storytelling Tools in the ELA Classroom | Edutopia
Kids Need To Learn Digital Literacy, Not How To Code / ReadWrite | #readyfortransliteracy #codeEU
Study: Sharing iPads Beats 1-to-1 Programs for Improving Student Learning
Do kids really need to know how to code? New voice in a debate on teaching children technology
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.
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Common Core in Action: Examining 2 Texts in the Social Studies Classroom: Edutopia
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 Curriculum Associates
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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.
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Why these 6 cities are where you should go for your next job #veredus
How Well Do Schools Communicate?
How Well Do Schools Communicate?
Key Skills That Lead to 21st-Century Success.
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Key Learning Skills That Lead to 21st Century Success (Free Downloadable Poster )
Paths to 21st Century Success with Common Core
How 21st Century Learning Fits into the Common Core.
PARCC and Smarter Balanced release more sample test items.
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Colorful poster ideas
Common Core: Assessments | The inside scoop on the PARCC and Smarter Balance assessments. The biggest shifts teachers will notice are: more writing, real world problems, and the use of technology. This article offers some suggestions on how to prepare your students for these changes.
Common Core: Assessments preparing students
Online Reading Activities for Middle School
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One of the greatest school projects that I have ever witnessed! Project Based Learning (PBL) that partnered with the community to empower students!
How PBL Prepares Students for CCSS Test Performance Tasks: Part 2 - PBL is Already Aligned for Assessment | Edutopia | BIE's John Larmer writes about performance tasks on the new Common Core assessments, and let's us know how PBL aligns with them and how teachers can prepare students. #Education #Schools #Teachers #Students #Parents #Learning #PBL
The benefits of online learning. Pivot Charter School Florida
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Zacchaeus Craft Ideas
How to Get Rid of Bubbles in Modge Podge Crafts | eHow
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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!
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How to Design Projects Around Common Core Standards | Edutopia
A middle-school language arts teacher takes us through her step-by-step process for designing project-based units that are Common Core aligned.
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How to Design Projects Around Common Core Standards
Will this 9-year-old rise up to the challenge of Common Core? Read his thoughts here.
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Preparing Your Child for Common Core Tests: The when and what kind of tests depend on the state, but make sure your children take the tutorial about using the computer.
Common Core, in 9-Year-Old Eyes
Check out how using blended learning can better prepare students to meet the challenges of the Common Core.
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The two gears that drive student success in blended learning
A Two-Gear Construct for Envisioning Blended Learning
See our updated resource roundup on PBL + Common Core to make sure all your projects align with the new standards.
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K-12 Education & Learning Innovations with Proven Strategies that Work | Edutopia
Business Intelligence Collaboration: The Perfect Pair
B Design blog: "I work as a designer at a small print/marketing firm and am dealing with a client who is beginning to rely much less on our design expertise when it comes to executing their work... " Great response! #design @Andrea Koeppel @KateWinckler
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Project-Based Learning and the Common Core: Resource Roundup
Educator Josh Work talks about the value of Media Specialists when it comes to implementing Common Core.
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The Shift: Media Specialists and the Common CoreThe media specialists = a great teacher resource
The Shift: Media Specialists and the Common Core. See how the role of school-based media staff is expanding.
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The Shift: Media Specialists and the Common Core
Ted Finley gives his advice for planning and organizing a unit of instruction for the Common Core. #commoncore
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Common Core and Planning: Organizing a Unit of Instruction | Edutopia...Even educators who deeply understand the new standards for their content area and grade band may struggle to leverage their CCSS-knowledge into an effective unit plan. Alas, those lessons that fall flat from unsound unit architecture make for long class periods for instructors and students. So how do you plan a successful unit,
Common Core and Planning: Organizing a Unit of Instruction
Educator Monica Burns describes how screencasting can be used to meet a Common Core Standards and 21st Century skills.
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Screencasting in Mathematics (Apps)
Common Core in Action: Screencasting in the Fourth Grade Math Classroom | Edutopia
Louisiana Schools Chief Warns Of ′Aggressive Populism′ That Harms Education Reform
Heather Wolpert-Gawron gives a Common Core lesson plan for teaching online ethics.
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Common Core in Action: Teaching Online Ethics | Edutopia
A fascinating collection of articles, activities, etc. Common Core in Action: Common Core ELA | Scoop.it
10 Visual Literacy Strategies for the Common Core by Todd Finley.
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Common Core in Action: 10 Visual Literacy Strategies>> Visualizing ideas
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Common Core in Action: 10 Visual Literacy Strategies
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.
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Thumbs up: 75% of teachers support the Common Core.
Recent Polls: Do Educators Support the Common Core?
Educator Heather Wolpert-Gawron describes how creating an academic checklist with your students helps with goal setting and independent learning.
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Common Core in Action: The Power of a Checklist - Modeling the use of checklists is important
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Education Cartoon 6399: I hear she likes apples so much she has core standards!
Second Grade Sparkle: Common Sense for Common Core: An OpEd
"How Are Social-Emotional Learning and the Common Core Connected"? by Maurice Elias.
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How Are Social-Emotional Learning and the Common Core Connected? | Edutopia
How Are Social-Emotional Learning and the Common Core Connected?
Read about why collaboration and communication matter in the #commoncore classroom.
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Common Core in Action: Why Collaboration and Communication Matter
Common Core in Action: Why Collaboration and Communication Matter
Sophia.org offers lesson plan ideas by grade level aligned with the CCSS and Next Generation Science Standards.
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This website offers lessons plans for 4th grade aligned with the Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards. The site may be accessed at http://www.sophia.org/common-core-standards?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=promoted&utm_campaign=commoncore
Over 37,000 free tutorials for all learning styles. College prep courses, ACT prep and more.
Common Core in Action: Teaching Critical Thinking and Questioning.