May 15, 2014 11:00 am - By in

EdWeek Webinar: Practical Instructional Transitions for Elementary Math in the Common-Core Era

As teachers and instructional leaders in 44 states and the District of Columbia immerse themselves in the Common Core State Standards in math, they continue to hunt for effective resources and instructional techniques. In this webinar, math instructional expert Zachary

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July 23, 2013 1:50 pm - By in Common Core State Standards

Early number sense may dictate later math achievements

Deep Understanding of Math: When reviewing the Common Core State Standards for mathematics, it can clearly be seen that there is an emphasis placed on developing a deep understanding of math relationships and practices in students, rather than asking them

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July 5, 2013 1:46 pm - By in Common Core State Standards

How schools can prepare for CCSS assessments

For many states, the rapid approach of the 2013-14 school year not only means full implementation of the Common Core State Standards, but also the reality that they will soon need to be prepared to administer the tests that come

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May 29, 2013 3:44 pm - By in Blended Learning

Blended Learning Implementation for Elementary Schools by Tom Vander Ark

Tom Vander Ark is author of Getting Smart: How Digital Learning is Changing the World and CEO of Getting Smart, an education advocacy firm. Tom advocates for innovations that customize and motivate learning and extend access to education. In this

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March 13, 2013 11:00 am - By in Common Core State Standards

Who’s Behind the Common Core?

By now, most educators know about The Common Core State Standards (CCSS), even if they don’t work in one of the 46 states, the District of Columbia, or three territories adopting the CCSS—standards for language arts and mathematics—now or before

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