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4 communication, curation tools for Common Core success

By Elizabeth Calhoon
November 6th, 2014

Educators can use these free tools to support Common Core efforts

common-coreEducators throughout our state, nation, and world are always trying to save time and get better resources in order to provide the best available for their students. There are so many resources available, what’s an over-scheduled educator to do?

Thankfully, more and more excellent curation websites and tools are becoming known to—or created specifically for—teachers and administrators. Within California, we’re fully immersed in Common Core implementation and with the new influx of devices to our schools, it’s more important than ever to focus first on the learning goals of Common Core and discover what technology is best suited for the learning goals proscribed.

With that in mind, there is an overview of some of the movers and shakers of collaboration and curation—making sure teachers can access what they need, when they need it, for free and from the most reliable sources (hint: those reliable sources? Yeah—it’s you!).

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