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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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Summer Reading Challenge

Join your colleagues from across the nation in completing Achieve the Core’s Summer Reading Challenge 2016. Enjoy 16 handpicked articles of various topics, lengths, and styles (there’s even a Buzzfeed list) with great information and ideas for instruction.  

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Use the Instructional Practice Guide Suite to incorporate the Shifts in your classroom instruction. bit.ly/2asV85v

Explore Achieve the Core resources to support ELLs in your classroom in article #8 in our Summer Reading Challenge bit.ly/2a54UpR

How one district adapted the IMET to choose a new Standards-aligned math textbook. bit.ly/29Xsb0y pic.twitter.com/1aDC3lLTYa

Dig into these articles for a deeper understanding of the Common Core & the Shifts before this school year starts: bit.ly/2a54642

Summer is almost over! How have you been planning for another year of instruction? #coreadvocates