Web Resources: September/October 2012

Leading Common Core Implementation

Slicing and Dicing the ELA Common Core Standards

Access to the Common Core for All

  • Find sources for evidence-based practices from the Council for Exceptional Children’s journals, TEACHING Exceptional Children and Exceptional Children, and the journals of CEC’s 17 special interest divisions.
  • The Institute of Education Sciences’ What Works Clearinghouse provides evidence-based special needs interventions.
  • Tap into resources and information on universal design for learning at the National Center on Universal Design for Learning website.
     

Early Career Principals: Working Productively With Difficult and Resistant Staff

Nine Practices of Second Order Schools

  • The University of Virginia’s Curry School of Education DifferentiationCentral website provides information and resources, including lesson plans, strategies, and tools, that will deepen your understanding and enhance your practice of differentiated instruction.

Flipped Classrooms 101

  • The nonprofit Flipped Learning Network offers a wealth of resources, including a video library, online publications, and blogs by educators using the flipped method.
  • Jerry Overmeyer maintains Vodcasting and the Flipped Classroom, a site with detailed instructions on vodcasting, information on workshops and training, and ways to network with educators.

Champion Creatively Alive Children Supplement