By Mark Anderson
A few months ago on this blog, I advised ELA teachers to be willing to fight misinterpretations of the Common Core standards and stand up for literature. That led to the Core Knowledge Blog posting a series of articles continuing my examination of the obstacles facing the effective implementation of the Common Core.
In the series, I examine three major pitfalls we face:
Finally, I’ve made a video summarizing some of these points and outlining what we can do to actualize the transformative intent of the Common Core.
How are the Common Core standards being implementing in your state, district, and school? What is your advice to policymakers?