Every day, into the classroom to do the work, live the questions, join the conversation, guided by what my kids need to succeed now and later, by what and how they need to learn, to think, to create so they can make a living––and a life.
Books, articles, blogs, texts, and tweets, all dedicated to the idea of figuring out what works for me in my class and how it might help you in yours. Get my tweets and blogs for recommendations and resources all aimed at helping you teach well––and be well.
During the school year often running from my class to your school or conference to share what I have learned in my classes to help you be more effective in yours. More and more: talking about the Common Core.
by Jim Burke I scoured various Common Core State Standards assessments by Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) and Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) to better understand the type of questions they might ask. Below are some samples of the types of questions I culled from these assessments (all available online […]