Helping Students Climb the Common Core Staircase

ASCD Educational Leadership  |  March 1, 2014 (Volume 71, Number 6)  |  By Harvey F. Silver, Matthew J. Perini    

To prepare students for demanding assessments, we need to teach them how to examine and refine their own work. What’s one way to reflect on the challenge the Common Core State Standards pose to us as educators? Imagine a staircase. . .