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Free, ready-to-use classroom resources designed to help educators understand and implement the Common Core and other college and career ready standards

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What I Use in My Classroom

Experienced educators in the Core Advocate network share some of their favorite free resources to help take the guesswork out of selecting and using free materials. The list is organized into six sections: ELA, math, social studies, science, digital tools, and professional development. In their own words, teachers describe each resource, how they’ve used it themselves, and any potential concerns that other educators should be aware of when using the resource.

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    The Core Advocates Program engages educators with the content knowledge and resources they need to support teachers and students in the transition towards a college and career ready education.

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