TITLE

New Tools Gauge Lessons' Fidelity To Common Core

AUTHOR(S)
Gewertz, Catherine
PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
Education Week;2/5/2014, Vol. 33 Issue 20, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on educational tools used to evaluate teaching aids in regards to alignment with the U.S. Common Core State Standards. The author looks at the EQUIP program developed by the nonprofit organization Achieve and used in states including North Carolina, Virginia, and California.
ACCESSION #
94402208

 

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