RX for the Common Core


By Mary Boyd Ratzer

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Providing clear explanations of inquiry-based learning in the light of the Common Core, this book is a practical and graphical guide that will serve as a much-needed primer for librarians and educators.

  • Presents essential questions and key concepts as the framework for efficient, effective change

  • Provides readers with an understanding of the basics of inquiry learning and preparation to use methods and tools to implement inquiry learning

  • Explains the rationale for the need to redesign instruction in the context of 21st century education

  • Examines the Common Core and its relationship to inquiry learning

  • Prepares readers to use a toolkit for implementation of the skills called for in the CCSS, such as synthesis and evaluation, and in order to train others in the implementation of inquiry-based learning and the CCSS

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