Because the Common Core requires bold action Why The Common Core, an Uncommon Opportunity? Why now? Because it tackles a largely overlooked component of implementation: how to redesign your instructional delivery system, K-12. And youall have to; if you donat, youall be subject to the very same failure and frustration so many other districts and schools are experiencing. Whatas more, March and Peters describe how to integrate 21st Century Skills at the very same time. It will help district leaders Develop structured, consistent, and organized teaching and learning practices Make district-wide infrastructure adjustments for sustained reform Use best practices for sustained achievement and continuous curriculum reviewIn their study of highachieving schools from across the country, Harvey Daniels and Marilyn Bizar (2005) discovered that one common feature was the use of thematic, integrated units that included constructive and authentic learning activities.
|Title||:||The Common Core, an Uncommon Opportunity|
|Author||:||Judith K. March, Karen H. Peters|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2013-11-05|