Two organizations create a framework for states to use in thinking through their common-standards implementation plans.
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An Alabama STEM initiative is boosting student learning, a federal study concludes.
January 26, 2012
Chief academic officers gather to discuss the deep shifts in instruction required by the common standards in English/language arts.
December 13, 2011
Experts outline challenges to helping teachers embody formative-assessment practices.
December 01, 2011
Three prominent math educators have just released a set of recommendations for providing strong professional development pegged to the common standards.
November 29, 2011
Some states and districts are uncertain of how to translate common standards into classroom teaching without knowing what the assessments designed for those standards will look like.
November 04, 2011
Kentucky has been chosen as a demonstration site for a statewide professional-development model reflecting the new common standards.
October 06, 2011
The $1 million grant will help set up new professional development centers in three cities.
September 14, 2011
The ASCD beefs up its staff to support professional development for the common standards.
September 12, 2011
Professional groups team up to offer help transitioning to the common standards.