Rigor is creating an environment in which each student is expected to learn at high levels, each student is supported so he or she can learn at high levels, and each student demonstrates learning at high levels (Blackburn, 2008).
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Another Resource for the Common Core
Timothy Shanahan's site is an excellent resource for literacy and the Common Core State Standards. I've spoken with people who find him controversial, and I don't always agree 100% with his information, but it is a very useful site which provides key information about the CCSS.