Training: K-12 Academic Standards
The modules available below are designed to guide educators, both individuals and teams, through a process for implementing a set of standards, from understanding the standards to examining student work. A module may include a protocol, discussion guide, video classroom demonstration or a link to resources. Each module is self-paced and can be completed in 30 to 45 minutes.
Understanding Learning Targets - 1/9/20
Learn the importance of using learning targets by watching two classroom demonstrations. Identify an audience and purpose for a learning target and write one for a classroom lesson or unit.
The Speaking, Viewing, Listening and Media Literacy ELA Standards - 1/9/20
Demystifying Text Complexity Module - 1/7/20
Learn about why text complexity is important and a process for evaluating the complexity of texts.
2010 Minnesota English Language Arts Standards: Origin and Structure Module - 1/7/20
Get an introduction to Minnesota’s K-12 English Language Arts Standards and Benchmarks.
The English Language Arts - Writing Standards - 1/7/20