 Develop proficiency and fluency with the tools of technology;
 Build intentional crosscultural connections and relationships with others so to pose and solve problems collaboratively and strengthen independent thought;
 Design and share information for global communities to meet a variety of purposes;
 Manage, analyze, and synthesize multiple streams of simultaneous information;
 Create, critique, analyze, and evaluate multimedia texts;
 Attend to the ethical responsibilities required by these complex environments.
Standards for Coaches  45 views
CCSS "I Can" statements for K8  64 views

Kids learn best when they know what they're supposed to be learning. Make learning outcomes explicit with kidfriendly "I Can" statements tied to each Common Core standard.

Kids learn best when they know what they're supposed to be learning. Make learning outcomes explicit with kidfriendly "I Can" statements tied to each Common Core standard.
The NCTE Definition of 21st Century Literacies  52 views
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The Inquiry Design Model The Inquiry Design Model (IDM) is a distinctive approach to creating curriculum and instructional materials that honors teachers' knowledge and expertise, avoids overprescription, and focuses on the main elements of the instructional design process as envisioned in the Inquiry Arc of the College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Framework for State …
Common Core Standards Explorer  26 views
http://www.cde.ca.gov/be/st/ss/documents/librarystandards.pdf  20 views
Share"feedforward," not feedback  83 views
Cultivating Passionate Learners in Common Core Classrooms  MiddleWeb  21 views

we have to find our own freedom and creativity within them.

look at the unit’s end goal and work backwards from there

asked the students how they would like to reach these goals
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The University of Arizona  Institute for Mathematics & Education  35 views

"Progressions Documents", the documents which outline specific mathematical learning progressions upon which the Common Core State Standards were based. If you're in a state that teaches these you should definitely find some time to read through them. If you are a teacher elsewhere, it can't hurt to understand these progressions.
Common Core Standards Explorer  64 views
Ann Marie's Learning Journey: Truths From the Alabama Teacher of the Year: Truth #1 Th...  17 views

So instead of bashing the CCSS/ACCRS, and fighting about standards that are “failing your child”, I encourage everyone to put his/her energy into supporting our state’s efforts to hire and retain the best and brightest professionals.
Common Core is a step forward in education  17 views

Common Core is a step in that direction, and in many ways it is a necessary condition for any number of education reforms. Don't fall for cheap conspiracies. It's a major step forward.
9 Ideas to Help Explain Common Core to Parents  THE Journal  2 views

9 Ideas to Help Explain Common Core to Parents