Geography and the Common Core


In 2010, most states in the United States (including Rhode Island) adopted the Common Core State Standards as the new standards.   The two main portions of the Common Core Standards are the English…

Will geography be permanently pushed out of the curriculum with the adoption of the Common Core? How can a teacher bolster spatial thinking and geo-literacy within the Common Core framework? If you’ve asked yourself these questions, this resource is for you.  Additionally, the GSEs in Rhode Island have changed…there are the new Grade Span Expectations. 

See on rigea.org

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