Illinois School District Aims to Integrate Hands-On Experience With Common Core Aligned Curriculum

November 2015
Curriculum Review;Nov2015, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p5
The article discusses the integration of hands-on experience with the Common Core standards curriculum of school districts across Illinois. Topics covered include concerns over the limited time available to teachers in comprehending the standards according to Janin Remillard of the Consortium for Policy and Research in Education, the insights of Chief Academic Officer Benjamin Churchill about the process of shifting curriculum, and the importance of teacher involvement in the process.


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