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Complexity Through Creativity

By Erik Francis Michael Crichton + Cognitive Rigor + Common Core = Complexity Through Creativity Each year, districts and schools conduct book studies as part of their professional development plan to learn new insights, methods, and strategies to improve student … Continue reading

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NEA- 5 Facts: Making Common Sense of the Common Core

By Cindy Long, NEA Sr. Writer/Editor Common Core State Standards are K-12 English Language Arts/Literacy and Math standards that will create a clear, consistent level of knowledge for our public school students no matter where they live. They Will Deepen … Continue reading

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Relevant Learning: Rugrats All Growed Up

by KellyAnn Bonnell, MA Let’s face it. The media knows America’s kids better than their educators do. They understand how important it is to be relevant to their viewer. Rugrats All Growed Up is a perfect example of this. Rugrats … Continue reading

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Ed Source: Social and emotional learning gaining new focus under Common Core

Ed Source: Social and emotional learning gaining new focus under Common Core “We sometimes get push back from teachers, who say that ‘right now, my top priority is Common Core’, and we tell them that social and emotional learning is … Continue reading

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Huffpo: The Common Core Standards: Truths, Untruths and Ambiguities

Huffpo: The Common Core Standards: Truths, Untruths and Ambiguities This year we’ll be spending some time helping you navigate the world of Common Core. There are many perspectives on Common Core; and many educators express fear. We at Pop Goes … Continue reading

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