Kenneth Newman, Ed.D., Professor of Educational Leadership, Jackson
March 30, 2013 - Dr. Kenneth Newman presented - Literacy Through the Common Core Lens. This all day session (January 7, 2013) provided strategies across the curriculum, as Northeast Middle School teachers begin implementing Common Core State Standards in all subject areas. Teachers received hands-on, practical strategies and tasks to help their students read closely and think deeply.
Follow-up to Literacy Through the Common Core Lens
As a follow-up to the January 7, presentation, Dr. Newman met with individual teams throughout the day (March 13, 2013)to answer field questions and hear concerns teachers had as they used various strategies and tasks learned earlier.