Want some great ideas for getting your students to successfully delve into worthy texts and meet the Common Core State Standards in your classroom? If you attended the CLS Annual Conference North, you know how inspiring and useful Dr. Douglas Fisher's keynote was. Download his keynote address PowerPoint - 'Teaching Students to Read Like Detectives' - on our website for a limited time: …Continue
Added by Katie Sandberg on March 6, 2013 at 2:57am — No Comments
You may find a link to my powerpoint presentation Best of the Web for Education which I shared at the Monterey CLS Common Core, English, Technology Conference at
There you can access all the great links found…Continue
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If you missed this when it first circulated this summer, this article provides a good review of HOW the mathematics and English language arts Common Core State Standards differ from current state standards.
Short and worth the read: http://www.hepg.org/hel/article/543
Added by Katie Sandberg on October 29, 2012 at 10:04am — No Comments
The following presentation and hand-outs complement the presentation at the CLMS Summer Institute given by Olive Peirce Middle School on how this school uses the resources of Dr. Ruby K. Payne's book, Under-Resourced Learners, and Dr. Rita Pierson's videos, "Rita's Stories" to support their under-resourced learners.Continue
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Workplace safety training website for resources, OSHA online certification and pre-certification:
Is Your Daughter Safe at Work?
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Download the attached Powerpoint presentation handout for my session on Monday at 2:15pm, "Speak Up! Dynamic Classroom Conversation Strategies."
If you are having trouble downloading it, please email me at…Continue
Added by Lisa Regan on July 21, 2012 at 12:45pm — No Comments
11:00 a.m. Monday
goo.gl/6c13t - web site of presentation and resources
Making Critical Connections with Kids What do you know about your students? Their cultures? Their stories? How do you connect on a regular basis during your hectic schedule? How can you integrate this into your RtI…
Added by Jody Oliver on July 21, 2012 at 9:47am — No Comments
Do not miss this presentation!
I will be sharing techniques that ELL students enjoy and are guaranteed to accelerate their academic gains in a mainstream classroom. Fun for all who attend. I look forward to seeing you on Monday, July 23.Continue
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It's summertime -- why not catch up on some at-home professional learning? The CLS newsletter provides useful K-12 content by seasoned educators on leading schools, technology, literacy, math, the elementary classroom and more.
Read the CLS July newsletter here: http://www.leagueofschools.org/resources/eNewsJuly12.htm
Sign up to receive your monthly emailed newsletter here: …
Added by Katie Sandberg on July 20, 2012 at 1:02pm — No Comments
Here are handouts which you may (or may not) find useful, helpful, or interestingt.Continue
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This handout accompanies the "Feeding the Amoeba" presentation at Rancho Mirage on July 23rd, 2012. More handouts are available at www.tttpress.com
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See the May issue of Learning Matters for useful articles for educators! If you like it, you can subscribe to receive monthly issues of Learning Matters and other resources from the California League of Schools in your email.
Articles for Learning…
Added by Katie Sandberg on May 30, 2012 at 12:57pm — No Comments
Modesto Teacher Christopher Peterson Named State High School Educator of the Year
Christopher Peterson was selected from among eight award-winning educators by the nonprofit California League of High Schools to represent the best of high school education in the state.
SACRAMENTO ̶ The students in Christopher Peterson’s social science classes at Modesto…Continue
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Elk Grove Teacher Francene Trengove Named State Middle School Educator of the Year
Francene Trengove was selected from among 11 award-winning educators by the nonprofit California League of Middle Schools to represent the best of middle-grades education in the state.…Continue
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Keynote speakers Douglas Fisher and Will Richardson shared their ideas with hundreds of educators at the California League of Schools/CLMS/CLHS/CLES Technology & Response to Intervention Conference, held January 13-15, 2012, in Monterey, Calif. While their topics differed, they each tapped a common passion for…Continue
Added by Katie Sandberg on February 4, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments
There is no such thing as summer vacation for College of Education faculty members Douglas Fisher and Nancy Frey! Since the end of the spring semester Dr. Fisher and Dr. Frey have been awarded two awards for their research and writing.
Added by Katie Sandberg on January 10, 2012 at 6:41pm — No Comments
Make an early New Year's resolution to commit to your own professional growth! Sign up for CLS' free newsletter, Learning Matters. The December edition includes articles by Will Richardson (on building your online Personal Learning Network) and by Douglas Fisher (on RTI, ELs and PLCs).
Sign up here: …Continue
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