Am I the only one who enjoys reading local coverage of the Common Core transition? Maybe so, but I find it fascinating to read the take of local organizations such as the Morris Daily Herald when it comes to the CCSS. There are some interesting anecdotes, and possibly some great ideas, contained within this article. Check it out.
This is a pretty hefty read, but an important one. Regular readers know how concerned we are with issues regarding the achievement gap. If the Common Core widens the gap…that’s not good, to say the least.
Yet another collection of high quality, well organized resources from a state department of education. This math toolbox is not to be missed, whether you live in Twin Falls or beyond! (That’s in Idaho.)