Have you ever wondered why some states have more than one publication? What standards is my state in the process of revising? Does my state have Financial Literacy standards? Or maybe you want to know how standards are related to other standards. Read my blog to learn how to find answers to most of your questions about standards.
I love to DREAM! Not the sleepy day-dreaming kind. Data Rules Everything Around Me. I love data and enjoy making sure a ‘story’ and its data match. Lately, I have been talking with numerous people regarding standards making the statement; ‘Standards don’t change much’. I decided to do a little research to see if that ‘story’ matches the data.
In linguistics, borrowing is the process by which a word from one language is adapted for use in another. The word that is borrowed is called a borrowing, a borrowed word, or a loanword. A familiar example of this in education is Kindergarten, which was borrowed from German Kindergarten, which literally means "children's garden". But where does the term "crosswalk" come from?
Have you ever wondered how your state’s standards get from a pdf (or doc or html) on a state Department of Education website into Canvas or MasteryConnect? No? Right, probably not. And that’s how we like it.