English Language Arts
A Suggested Progression of Sub-skills to Achieve the Reading Standards: Foundational Skills in the California State Standards
Explanation of the Shifts in ELA and Math by Kate Gerson
Engaging video that explains the shifts in ELA and math instruction (Approx. 15 min).
Close Reading with Fisher and Frey
Video series showing teachers and students working with close reading and scaffolded reading and writing lessons across content areas and grades.
PD Modules and Online Courses for Literacy, Special Education, ELL, etc.
Collection of researched based resources for improving the achievement of all students.
Reading and Writing Project of Teachers College (Book lists, Assessments, and other teacher resources)
A learning community of teachers sharing information, research, instructional strategies, and units of study.
An innovative way for students to build reading comprehension with relevant non-fiction texts.
Collection of grade level texts to build reading skills and support classroom curriculum.