This important new book identifies the skills and qualities students need, based on the Common Core State Standards, to be really ready for college and careers.
Go beyond content knowledge...the deep thinking and learning skills detailed in this book will equip students for success!
Prepare your students for their futures by helping them become...
For each skill, you'll learn why it matters, and get a whole host of practical strategies and techniques for bringing the skill to life in the classroom—across the curriculum and for different grade levels.
BONUS! You'll get useful, much-needed information on planning high-quality assessments.
I thought the coverage of Analyzing vs. Synthesizing was wonderful. This book is full of good ideas, well presented, and contains both theoretical and practical tools for implementing the CCSS for ELA. —Joseph Bendziewicz, Interdisciplinary Instructional Coach and Founder of Boost Educational Services
Infographic: 5 Methods for Developing Problem-Solving Skills
Ben Johnson interviewed in November 2012 issue of School Leadership Briefing.