Module 4: Focus, Coherence and Rigor in Student Success

Posted: Thu, 11/01/2012 - 1:32pm Updated: Fri, 02/22/2013 - 2:57pm

This professional learning module provides a WebEx overview, essential documents, and a leader guide. Connections are made between the Illustrative Mathematics grade level tasks, Math Instructional Shifts, and the Standards for Mathematical Practice. The professional learning module can be used as a PLC, Professional Development, Team Meeting, Department Meeting or individually.



Module 4 Documents

Document Title Description
Professional Learning Module Introduction Powerpoint and audio overview of Professional Learning Module leader resources. Module 4 is Making Connections: Focus, Coherence and Rigor in Student Success
Discussion Leader Guidance Document Outlines module background information, essential resources needed for the module, suggested protocol and discussion questions.
PARCC Model Content Frameworks Identifies for grades 3-11, major emphases in content, fluency expectations, opportunities for connections and key advances between grade levels.
INCC Instructional Shifts Provides an explanation of the instructional shifts of Focus, Coherence and Rigor.
Illustrative Mathematics Illustrative Mathematics provides guidance to educators by illustrating the range and types of mathematical work that students experience in a successful implementation of the Common Core State Standards, and by publishing other tools that support implementation of the standards.