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  • Ken O’Connor: Is Your School Standards-Based?

    By: Aaron Morrison | September, 2011 | 4,621 views | No Comments | Posted in: Classroom Management, Common Core State Standards, Education Reform

    Earlier this week, Ken O’Connor wrote an article about standards-based instruction for the Pearson FWD blog. This informative article highlights that despite the shift of 43 states to the common core standards, most schools and districts are not standards-based. So what is standards-based instruction? Standards-based education calls for clear, published, and measurable academic standards for all school students. “When teachers plan and deliver standards-based instruction, they make the learning goals clear to students, and the clearer the learning goals the more likely the students will be successful.” With …

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