TITLE

Common Core Standards

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
School Library Monthly;Sep2011, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the adoption of Common Core Standards in the U.S. from 2011 to 2012. It says that the standards are an initiative of the Council of Chief State School Officers and National Governors Association Center for Best Practices which discusses the curriculum. It cites that reading comprehension strategy is one of the key areas in which librarians can support the standards. Meanwhile, the blogs responding on the use of standards in raising student achievement are discussed.
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64839763

 

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