TITLE

Curricula for the Common Core

AUTHOR(S)
MUNSON, LYNNE A.; Davidson, Barbara
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
School Administrator;May2014, Vol. 71 Issue 5, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author talks about the alignment of school curriculum to Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in the U.S. Topics covered include the issue of how much curriculum material to produce in-house, the opportunity provided by Common Core for nonprofit organizations that employ innovative curriculum writers and the creation of tools to evaluate CCSS alignment. Also mentioned are the reasons behind the interest shown in Eureka Math and other curricula like Core Knowledge.
ACCESSION #
97765001

 

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