Monthly Archives: August 2012

Common Core, what is it?

  As this new school year begins you will very likely be hearing about the new Common Core standards.  Last Spring I presented a LiteracyAcademy on the California Standards Test, and Common Core is related to those standards.  Until recently … Continue reading

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Closing the “book gap” article

This is a great article about the need for our students to have home libraries.  Although we cannot supply them with 1,000 books each, we can give our students books each year to add to their personal libraries.  Last year … Continue reading

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