Operation Readiness(kinder)

 

 

National Links

Students First (movement to reform education)

Donors Choose (teachers can ask for donations)

Khan Academy (online learning)

 

Common Core Links

This video Why We Need the Common Core: the answer is C  is a cartoon of a job interview.  Upon showing it to a now 24 year old the response was “that is so true, I remember my teacher saying that”.  A fun look at how we were teaching to the test.  Just over 3 minutes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dY2mRM4i6tY

This video is how the Common Core is set to help prepare students through organized levels.  3 minutes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5s0rRk9sER0

This video shows a high school teacher teaching students how to think and analyze.  Great example of teaching in upper grades.  15 minutes

https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/teach-students-to-think

This video talks about how the Common Core affects classroom practices.  Also speaks to English Language Learners

https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/common-core-state-standards-elementary-school