Common Core English Language Arts in a PLC at Work™, Grades 6–8
Douglas Fisher and Nancy Frey
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The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) are part of a decades-long, U.S. initiative to establish the fundamental educational learning targets that ensure all students are college and career ready in the 21st century. Common Core English Language Arts in a PLC at Work™, Grades 6–8 is part of a five-book series that illustrates how to successfully implement the CCSS for English language arts in K–12 instruction, curriculum, assessment, and intervention practices.
Authors Douglas Fisher and Nancy Frey detail how to implement the CCSS within a powerful collaborative model: Professional Learning Communities at Work (PLCs). Discover the fundamental learning targets necessary for college and career readiness and how students can master them. This book includes comprehensive and research-affirmed analysis tools and strategies to help collaborative teams develop and assess student understanding. Using grade-specific examples and scenarios, this straightforward resource provides the what and how for students to master the standards.
Professional development embedded within the PLC culture is vital to successfully implementing the CCSS. This book is a must-read for all grade 6–8 educators looking to prepare their students for 21st-century lives.
© 2013 | 184 pp.
IRA stock no. 9248
Copublished with Solution Tree Press