Common Core State Standards Webinar Series
Is your state moving to implement the Common Core State Standards (CCSS)? Is your state thinking about repealing its adoption of CCSS? Do you want to gain strategies for excellence in teaching?
Please join us for a Common Core State Standards webinar. Through topics that address the CCSS, you can become a better educator and use embedded strategies that meet the needs of students. Visit www.ace.edu/events for registration links.
August 14, 6 pm Central Time / 7 pm Eastern Time
The Contentious Communication Conflict with CCSS: Controversy by example
What's all the controversy about? Headlines abound as states reconsider CCSS. However, current events create learning opportunities. Find ways to use controversy to introduce important concepts in your classrooms. Access the archived webinar.
September 18, 6 pm Central Time / 7 pm Eastern Time
Test-drive Transitions to CCSS: Making the Shift
Imagine driving your dream car. Without a vision of where you are headed, you might never reach your desired destination. Shifting gears, in both driving and in learning, takes skill. Find ways to help students shift their thinking. Register here.
October 16, 6 pm Central Time / 7 pm Eastern Time
Contrasting the Old and New with CCSS: New approaches to thinking
Begin with the end in mind - but how? Using current standards, this webinar will explore possibilities and explore how the CCSS create learning environments more appropriate for 21st Century thinking. Discover new ways to ask the right questions. Register here.
November 20, 6 pm Central Time / 7 pm Eastern Time
Once Upon a Time: New literacies in CCSS
When is reading more than reading? The new literacies include reading a picture as well as a webpage. In this webinar, test your own reading skills with real world applications, and understand how new literacies are shaping education. Register here.
December 11, 6 pm Central Time / 7 pm Eastern Time
Unwrapping the CCSS: Opening your students' minds
At holiday time, you search for the perfect gifts to share - and open those given to you with gratitude. You can open the way for your students by layering thematic curriculum to build depth, complexity, and ultimately, the joy of lifelong learning. Register here.