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Targeting Instruction

There are many things that I believe are critical to student success, one is limited choice, and another is targeted instruction in areas of need. While standardized testing isn’t always my favorite thing, I think that educators need to use the data available to them to make¬†informed decisions about instruction. 206 more words

Rigor: Part Two

Knowledge or Understanding?

Do you have students who answer questions correctly in class, but on test day they experience amnesia? They KNOW the answers!  Why do they persist in providing incorrect responses? 915 more words

How can I understand Common Core? Day Ten: A guided exploration on Common Core #stopcommoncore

by: Amy Nichols

After researching all the links to Bill Gates for Common Core on Day Nine, let’s shift gears and direct the focus to standardized testing. 639 more words

Common Core