Salt Lake City (PRWEB) June 19, 2014
School Improvement Network, the leader in educator effectiveness resources, today announced a blog post showing the real motivation behind the Common Core Standards, and a simple, yet comprehensive view of what the Standards are. The blog post and Common Core resources are available to all educators on the Common Core Blog.
“The Common Core State Standards have the potential to make an unprecedented impact on improving student success and educator effectiveness by identifying the 21st century skills students need to succeed in college and career and helping educators drive students towards mastering them,” said Chet D. Linton, CEO and president of School Improvement Network. “Helping educators, parents, legislators, business owners, and the media truly understand what the Standards are is essential to helping students succeed inside and outside the classroom.”
In this blog post, educators will learn the real motivation behind the Standards and get a simple explanation of the Common Core.
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Founded in 1991 by teachers, School Improvement Network has spent decades researching and documenting the best practices in education. From this research, School Improvement Network has developed the Educator Effectiveness System. This system delivers a process to improve teacher practice and gives educators a set of powerful tools to drive the process. Research shows that districts and schools that use the tools in the Educator Effectiveness System produce better teachers and, as a result, experience dramatic increases in student achievement, driving up student proficiency by an average of 18 percent in a single year. School Improvement Network works with thousands of schools and districts in every state and around the world and has visited over 3,500 classrooms to document best practices in action. Learn more at http://www.schoolimprovement.com.
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