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Teacher Resources - World of Statistics Demand for statisticians and data analysts is expected to increase by 4.4 million jobs worldwide in the years ahead. To teach students basic statistics literacy and introduce them to careers in the profession, many organizations have developed primary and secondary school statistics education programs and resources, most of which are free. Click the links below to view the resources available around the world. Census at School Program Common Core Support Tools Below you will find unpacking standards documents to support teachers in their understanding of the common core and essential standards. The unpacking documents demonstrate at a granular level the knowledge and skills students are expected to master at a particular grade. Important Note: The current Standard Course of Study will continue to be taught and tested during the 2010-11 and 2011-12 school years. New standards and assessments are to be implemented for the first time beginning with the 2012-13 school year. Please send any thoughts, feedback, questions and ideas about additional resources that would help you start preparing to teach the new standards to firstname.lastname@example.org. English Language Arts Unpacking Standards
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Ohio PARCC English Language Arts General Information Ohio is among 22 states that are working as a consortium, called the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC), to develop a common set of K-12 assessments in English and mathematics. The assessments will measure college and career readiness and will be available for states to administer during the 2014-2015 school year. To check for updates log onto the PARCC Homepage.
Teaching Resources, Ideas, Lesson Plans, and Tools for Teachers Grades 9-12 Sign in -or- Register Where Teachers Come First bookwizardMy Book Lists GO Instant access to reproducibles Probability and statistics EBook - Socr From Socr SOCR Books: This is a General Statistics Curriculum E-Book, which includes Advanced-Placement (AP) materials. Preface
Text Complexity Grade Bands and Lexile Bands "It isn't often that a society gets a chance to start afresh, and I think that moment is here." —Chester E. Finn, Jr. NOVA Education Common House Dust Could Contain Cancer-Causing Molecules For scientists, dust is a goldmine of information about the chemicals we encounter every day. From NOVA Next | Jan 9, 2017 CRISPR and Stem Cells Could Speed Studies of Rare Diseases Too much genetic information can complicate diagnoses for some deadly diseases, but a new technique using CRISPR and stem cells could change that. From NOVA Next | Jan 5, 2017 Statistics Instructors By Cynthia Brame, CFT Assistant Director Teaching Statistics Statistical analysis is a critical tool in many fields, and as such, it is taught in courses across many disciplines.
PARCC Games Here you will find a variety of games aimed to help students prepare for the Reading section of the PARCC exam. Check back often, as we will be constantly adding new games. Click on your grade level to get started! The World Factbook The Office of Public Affairs (OPA) is the single point of contact for all inquiries about the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). We read every letter, fax, or e-mail we receive, and we will convey your comments to CIA officials outside OPA as appropriate. However, with limited staff and resources, we simply cannot respond to all who write to us. Contact Information Common Core Standards for Close Reading Core Clicks is a powerful yearlong ELA program from the creators of Scholastic News® and Weekly Reader®. Completely online, Core Clicks allows teachers to use their existing classroom technology to build the close reading skills required by the Common Core Standards. Designed for Grades K–5, Core Clicks combines highly engaging nonfiction texts, interactive instruction of core skills, and performance-based assessment in one easy-to-use program.