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Assessment
In Math Common Core resources, page 1.3
Five state-managed assessment consortia were awarded grants by the U. S. Department of Education in 2010 and 2011. The two Comprehensive Assessment consortia, two Alternative Assessment consortia, and one English Proficiency Assessment consortium are currently...
Format: bibliography
By Kay Middleton.
Assessment consortia
In Math Common Core resources, page 2.2
Five state-managed assessment consortia were awarded grants by the U. S. Department of Education in 2010 and 2011. Two Comprehensive Assessment consortia, two Alternative Assessment consortia, and one English Language Proficiency Assessment consortium are...
Format: bibliography
By Kay Middleton.
Critical areas explained
The Common Core State Standards for Mathematics identify Critical Areas for each grade level which describe two to four big ideas at that grade level. Educators can use the Critical Areas to focus the work students do in the classroom and to make instructional decisions.
Critical areas visual representation
The Common Core State Standards for Mathematics identify Critical Areas for each grade level which describe two to four big ideas at that grade level. Educators can use the Critical Areas to focus the work students do in the classroom and to make instructional decisions.
By Kay Middleton.
Geometric measurement for middle grades
In this course you'll familiarize yourself with relevant research in teaching geometric measurement, such as the van Hiele framework. You'll also learn how to analyze student work to inform your instruction.
Format: article/online course
Learning progressions
In Math Common Core resources, page 1.2
In describing the development of the standards, William McCallum, Math Team Coordinator for the Standards, says: The Common Core State Standards in mathematics were built on progressions: narrative documents describing the progression of a topic...
Format: bibliography
By Kay Middleton.
Mathematical practices
In Math Common Core resources, page 1.1
The Standards for Mathematical Practice describe ways in which developing student practitioners of the discipline of mathematics increasingly ought to engage with the subject matter as they grow in mathematical maturity and expertise throughout...
Format: bibliography
By Kay Middleton.
Professional development
In Math Common Core resources, page 2.1
Resources Teaching Channel — Common Core State Standards for Math This video from Teaching Channel is an introduction to the Common Core...
Format: bibliography
By Kay Middleton.
Resources for parents
In Math Common Core resources, page 3.1
According to the Mission Statement of the Common Core State Standards Initiative: The Common Core State Standards provide a consistent, clear understanding of what students are expected to learn, so teachers and parents know what they need to do...
Format: bibliography
By Kay Middleton.

Resources on the web

The Knowledge Loom
The Knowledge Loom is a Web-based resource for K-12 teaching and learning. It offers a searchable collection of practices on a range of topics with a special focus on professional development that includes research-based practices and examples... (Learn more)
Format: website
Provided by: The Education Alliance at Brown University
Seeing Math
Professional development courses for K-12 teachers in the area of mathematics. (Learn more)
Format: website/activity
Provided by: Concord Consortium
TE-MAT: Teacher Education Materials
A database for professional development providers of pre-service and in-service teachers of science and mathematics. (Learn more)
Format: website/general