Category Archives: Standards

Non-Fiction in New English Language Arts Common Core

In addition to increased attention on incorporating digital media into the English Language Arts curriculum, the new Common Core Standards place special emphasis on non-fiction. In a recent New York Times editorial, English teacher Sara Mosle explores the resistance expressed … Continue reading

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My Life: Planning, Planning, Planning

So, you can probably guess what I have been doing lots of lately. While, I love planning, one of my least favorite aspects is aligning assignments and daily plans to their appropriate standards. I know I’m not alone in this. … Continue reading

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