Make research-based decisions about how to accomplish key instructional shifts as called for across the English Language arts standards with the following resources:
E-books - coming in Fall 2013!
Text Complexity: Supporting Student Readers
by Anne Ruggles Gere, Elizabeth Homan, Christopher Parsons, Ruth Anna Spooner, and Chinyere Uzogara (9-12)
Upcoming Web Seminars
On Demand Web Seminars
Virtual Conference Recordings: Four grade-level recordings across PreK-12
Teaching Synthesis of Informational Texts through Shared Read-Alouds and Writing (Grades 3-8)
Activating Background Knowledge (Grades 6-12)
Supporting Students as Readers as They Encounter Complex Vocabulary throughout the Disciplines (Grades 5-12)
Using Multiple Texts to Teach Content in Middle and Secondary Classrooms (Grades 6-12)
Making Sense of Text Complexity (Grades 4-12)
If you are looking for on-site, customized support from an expert consultant who can help you better understand the Core Standards and develop an implementation plan, consider working with an NCTE consultant who specializes in CCSS implementation.