Module 4: Focus, Coherence and Rigor in Student Success
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
|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.|