Rigorous Curriculum Design

The reason I wrote Rigorous Curriculum Design is because I saw the need across several states in the United States…

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Changes to Florida Education Standards | Your South Florida

We’re not going to throw out the baby with the bath water. We’re going to try and achieve the best…

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What Is the Common Core? The Controversial Standards Explained

– You’ve heard teachers, parents, and even presidential candidates talk about the Common Core state standards. But what is the…

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Why Common Core math problems look so weird

So math in some ways is like baking. And math used to be taught as a recipe, as a series…

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Scholastic Literacy: Scholastic’s Pam Allyn on the Power of Authentic Text

one of the hallmarks of scholastic literacy is its embrace of an attention to the power of authentic text no…

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Scholastic Literacy: Literacy Coach on the importance of Authentic Texts

authentic Texas is important because it's what our students are going to be exposed to in the real world and…

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