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Student Teaching and Internships: A Resource Guide

Assessment and Standards Resources

Blogs that Include Common Core Books

Great Common Core Nonfiction (Grades 6 and Up) provides descriptions of books, possible tie-in to the standards, a fiction title, or a website. By Kathleen Odean, former school librarian.

Classroom Bookshelf  Professors from Lesley University and Manhattanville College review recent publications of children's and young adult books and give resources and ideas for using them.

Great Kids Books Mary Ann Scheure, an elementary school librarian,  reviews childrens books from ages 4-14.  Great source for parents too!

Core Standards

CPALMS  contains interactive tools to help education implement teaching standards. Find resources by subject, grade level, audience and type.  

Common Core State Standards Initiative

Sunshine State Standards Florida 

Education World  offers both national and state standards

INTASC Standards  Model Core Teaching Standards

National Geographic and the Common Core

Resources for Understanding the Common Core -- Edutopia