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).

Monday, January 13, 2014

The Lexile Framework (the Common Core)

Are you aware of the Lexile Framework?  It's been around for a while, but has gained popularity since it is now used as part of the text leveling process in the Common Core State Standards (there are other formulas used as well, but the Lexile Framework was the original tool used).  Here's a basic overview with some key considerations.  

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