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Teaching with Rigor: A Call for a Different Kind of Instruction

We are preparing students for an unknown future—for filling jobs that don’t exist now, solving problems we can’t even imagine, and using technology that...
Rigor! What's It All About? (Gr. K-2)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Sandi Reyes Watch Wondering where rigor fits in your K-2 classroom? In this session, Sandi Reyes will discuss what it means to increase...
Put Your 'Thinking' Caps On!

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Laureen Reynolds Watch Find out how easy it can be to teach critical thinking, an important skill that goes beyond rote memorization...
Differentiating Up to Meet the Needs of Gifted Learners

Today's standards are more rigorous. Yet, no matter how challenging the standards are, some students will meet and exceed them. These are gifted learners...
Transitioning to the Common Core: 5 Steps for Administrators

The Common Core State Standards are focused on one clear goal: Preparing our students for the 21st century. They call for a significant change...
Technology and the Common Core: No Longer an Option, But a Necessity

What does the Common Core have to say about technology? A lot more than anyone may realize, especially those who haven’t read the document...
Can Existing Lessons Fit the Common Core?

Rigor is being discussed in schools and districts across the country more than ever now, with the emphasis it is given by the Common...

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