English Language Arts/Literacy

January 08, 2015
In the past few weeks, I’ve spoken to legislators, parents, teachers, and newspaper and radio reporters and they have asked lots of questions and vented a lot of frustration about the Common Core...
December 11, 2014
Teaching students about text structures is a research-based practice that supports the Common Core State Standards in reading, particularly those within the “Craft and Structure” and “Integration of...
September 24, 2014
How can video exemplars in professional development improve teacher learning?
September 24, 2014
For: High School Teachers & Administrators Date:  June 24-26, 2015 Location:  Oakland, CA
September 24, 2014
Secondary teachers will share their experiences learning about the new ELA/ELD Framework and enacting its principles and practices.
September 24, 2014
This archived webinar briefly highlights how students with disabilities will benefit from instruction aligned to the California Common Core State Standards (CA CCSS).
September 22, 2014
Trying new combinations can lead to rich experiences.
September 22, 2014
ELA Performance Tasks on Smarter Balanced Assessments and Implications for Classroom Instruction
September 17, 2014
  Join us for this free webinar, which will draw on the California Department of Education's (CDE) groundbreaking English Language Arts/English Language Development Framework for California Public...
August 07, 2014
With the Common Core calling for students to show deeper understanding of complex texts, teachers will need to support them in developing and accessing academic vocabulary.