Tag Archives: Common Core

Choose / Assess / Refine

Selecting and assessing educational resources for teaching to Common Core. GUEST COLUMN | by Adam Blum Most U.S. teachers are now teaching to the Common Core State Standards. This is a curriculum and content shift for the majority of teachers … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | SyncTV from StudySync

Educators who are striving to address a critical tenet of the new Common Core standards should check out StudySync. The literacy curriculum from BookheadEd Learning addresses the Common Core’s demand for acquisition of high-level reading and writing skills along with … Continue reading

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Literacy Disrupted

Coming soon to classrooms: the joy of reading (on tablets). GUEST COLUMN | by Gideon Stein What are your students reading? Great fiction and non-fiction texts that are a pleasure to read? If so, count them among the fortunate few. … Continue reading

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Extraordinary Ideas

Teaching students to be problem solvers, not problem doers. GUEST COLUMN | by Allison Taylor Incorporating technology into the classroom is a no-brainer. At an exponential pace, technology is changing and becoming more complex—and students need to be able to … Continue reading

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