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Pearson Partners with Makerversity on Maker Curriculum

Pearson has partnered with Makerversity to release a curriculum of hands-on lessons designed to be incorporated into core subjects.

Incorporated

The Most Useful Resources For Implementing Common Core — I Hope You’ll Contribute More

<b>(NOTE: Readers have begun to contribute some excellent ideas in the comments. I’ll get around to adding them to the body of this post but, until</b> …

Teaching the 4Cs With the Common Core

Literary Nonfiction for Common Core

There has been a lot of conversation, discussion, debate, and yes, even some arguments over the Common Core’s stress on nonfiction. Though I …

How to Align Common Core English Standards with the Cloud

LESSON DESCRIPTION:<p>The Common Core State Standards require English teachers to incorporate technology into their writing lessons. One way to do this …

Common Core in Action: Screencasting in the Fourth Grade Math Classroom

In the fourth grade, students are expected to "Use the four operations with whole numbers to solve problems." (4.OA.A) In order to demonstrate their …

Education Technology

ISTE | ISTE blog

What inspired ISTE educators most this year? Turns out, it was their students. Here are 13 posts that will inspire you to empower your …

Thinking About Our New Makerspace.....Bringing It Online With The "Digital Makerspace" Too

As we get ready to create and introduce our brand new Makerspace in the Van Meter School Library, I have been doing a lot of thinking about the …

Librarians on the Common Core: Cautious Optimism

While educators grapple with the Common Core State Standards, school librarians are finding aspects to celebrate. To start? Their jobs.<p>“I see it as a …

Meeting the CCSS Through Poetry | Professional Shelf

Can kids garner a passion for literature without Shakespeare, Silverstein, Salinger, or Sendak? From NPR’s All Things Considered to <i>Education Week</i> to …

15 More Resources For Common Core Learning

Common Core State Standards Initiative: The official website for the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) includes general information, resources and …

How to Create a Knockout Summer Literacy Program

Over the summer, librarian Lindsey Tomsu lets teenagers at the La Vista (NE) Public Library play hide and seek in the stacks, run movie marathons …

American Association of School Administrators

<i>Feature Pages 32-35</i><p>Curricula for the Common Core<p>How does your school district find materials to meet the new instructional demands?<p>It was the best of …

Common Core Curriculum Maps in English Language Arts

<b>The first books to present specific guidance for teaching the Common Core State Standards</b><p>Forty-four states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. …

109 Common Core Resources For Teachers By Category

<b>109 Common Core Resources For Teachers By Content Area</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>While standardized content isn’t exactly in our wheelhouse, if you’re …

Teaching

Waterford Institute

Curriculet<p>Independent reading program for grades 3-12 with built-in curriculum and assessments to encourage closer reading in print or online<p>FREE …

OER Commons is a dynamic digital library and network. Explore open education resources and join our network of educators dedicated to curriculum improvement.

Explore. Create. Collaborate.<p>OER Commons is a public digital library of open educational resources. Explore, create, and collaborate with educators …

Mathematics - Mathematics Lessons

01/02/14<p>1 FILE<p>What we like about this lesson Mathematically: Addresses standards 5.NF.A.1, 5.NF.A.2 Provides concrete examples for the need of …

Hoo-ray: Goobric comes to Google Classroom!

Thanks Andrew Stillman and team for combining Doctopus, Goobric and Classroom into an easy-to-use solution for classroom teachers around the world! …

Top 10 (+1) Reasons to Start using Google Drive & Classroom

<b>It is easy to assign students their work.</b> Students know exactly where to find assignments and instructions can be clearly laid out for students to …

How To Create A Paperless Classroom With Your iPad

<b>How To Create A Paperless Classroom With Your iPad</b><p><i>Update: Some of the feedback we are getting (an example of which you can see below in the comments</i> …

5 Things You May Not Know About Google Classroom - Teacher Tech

Google Classroom solves so many challenges when using digital tools with students. Here are 5 things you may not know about using Google Classroom.<p>1. …

The key to making the shift to active learning (and why technology is not enough)

Some public schools (by design) foster passive learners, discourage productivity, and fail to teach self-discipline. The culture of “school” works …

Education Technology

Creating a Global Classroom

<b>Connecting Outside the Walls of Our Classroom</b><p>It is so important as educators, who connect daily with a classroom full of 21st Century Learners, that …