Welcome to Common Core & Technology TIDE Course

Quote from the Common Core ELA Standards Guide:
"Students Who are College and Career Ready in Reading, Writing, Speaking, Listening, and Language They use technology and digital media strategically and capably. Students employ technology thoughtfully to enhance their reading, writing, speaking, listening, and language use. They tailor their searches online to acquire useful information , and they integrate what they learn using technology with what they learn offline. They are familiar with the strengths and limitations of various technological tools and mediums and can select and use those best suited to their communication goals."common core joke.jpg

Please contact me if you are unable to attend class:
Lorie Jessup
cell: 630-710-1922

Meg Ormiston
Required Text:
Ormiston, Meghan J. Creating a Digital Rich Classroom: Teaching and Learning in a Web 2.0 World. Vol. 1, Bloomington, Indiana: Solution Tree, 2011.

http://www.solution-tree.com/public/Media.aspx?ShowDetail=true&ProductID=BKF385 or it is cheaper to purchase from Amazon.com

Course Syllabus

What is Common Core? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5s0rRk9sER0