PDF EBOOK SEARCH ENGINE


[Download Link] Pathways to the Common Core: Accelerating Achievement Ebook



Author: Lucy McCormick Calkins
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
ISBN: 0325043558 - 9780325043555
ASIN:
Published Date: 2012-4-19
Size: 13951 Kb
Description: "As challenging as it must have been to write and finesse the adoption of the Common Core State Standards, that accomplishment is nothing compared to the work of teaching in ways that bring all students to these ambitious expectations. The goal is clear. The pathway is not."
-Lucy Calkins, Mary Ehrenworth, and Christopher Lehman

The Common Core is written, but the plan for implementing the Common Core is not.

Lucy Calkins and her colleagues at the Reading and Writing Project have helped thousands of educators design their own pathways to the Common Core. Now, with Pathways to the Common Core, they are ready to help you find your way.

Designed for teachers, school leaders, and professional learning communities looking to navigate the gap between their current literacy practices and the ideals of the Common Core, Pathways to the Common Core will help you:
* understand what the standards say, suggest, and what they don't say;
* recognize the guiding principles that underpin the reading and writing standards;
* identify how the Common Core's infrastructure supports a spiraling K-12 literacy curriculum; and
* scrutinize the context in which the CCSS were written and are being unrolled.

In addition to offering an analytical study of the standards, this guide will also help you and your colleagues implement the standards in ways that lift the level of teaching and learning throughout your school. Specifically, it will help you:
* become a more critical consumer of the "standards-based" mandates that are flooding your desk;
* craft instruction that supports students in reading more complex texts, developing higher level
comprehension skills, and writing at the ambitious levels of the CCSS;
* develop performance assessments and other tools to propel Common Core reforms; and
* create systems of continuous improvement that are transparent, collegial, and accountable.

Above all, this book will help you interpret the Common Core as a rallying cry that ignites deep, wide and lasting reforms and, most importantly, accelerates student achievement.

PD Resources from Lucy Calkins, Mary Ehrenworth, and Christopher Lehman are available via Custom Institutes.

Also see Mary Ehrenworth's new online course offered through our new Digital Campus.
Label: Accelerating Achievement Common Core
BookT15 - Download Ebook PDF, EPUB, MOBI, KINDLE, AUDIO BOOKS Free


DMCA-File Remove Request Here

---*****----
Sponsors Link

SIMILAR EBOOKS:


Title: Notice and Note: Strategies for Close Reading
Author: Kylene Beers
ISBN: 9780325046 -
Title: Opening Minds: Using Language to Change Lives
Author: Peter H. Johnston
ISBN: 1571108165 - 9781571108166
Title: Book Love: Developing Depth, Stamina, and Passion in Adolescent Readers
Author: Penny Kittle
ISBN: 0325042950 - 9780325042954
Title: Energize Research Reading and Writing: Fresh Strategies to Spark Interest, Develop Independence, and Meet Key Common Core Standards, Grades 4-8
Author: Christopher Lehman
ISBN: 0325043574 - 9780325043579
Title: 10 Things Every Writer Needs to Know
Author: Jeff Anderson
ISBN: 1571108106 - 9781571108104
Title: Teaching Reading in Small Groups: Differentiated Instruction for Building Strategic, Independent Readers
Author: Jennifer Serravallo
ISBN: 0325026807 - 9780325026800
Title: Comprehension & Collaboration: Inquiry Circles in Action
Author: Stephanie Harvey
ISBN: 032501230X - 9780325012308
Title: So What Do They Really Know?: Assessment That Informs Teaching and Learning
Author: Cris Tovani
ISBN: 1571107304 - 9781571107305
Title: Real Revision: Authors' Strategies to Share with Student Writers
Author: Kate Messner
ISBN: 1571108564 - 9781571108562
Title: What Readers Really Do: Teaching the Process of Meaning Making
Author: Dorothy Barnhouse
ISBN: 0325030731 - 9780325030739

Sponsor Video