Rethinking Common Core: The Missing Piece Sabotaging its Success

Rethinking Common Core: The Missing Piece Sabotaging its Success

by John Jensen


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781475820669
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 09/30/2015
Pages: 78
Product dimensions: 9.80(w) x 12.30(h) x 1.80(d)

About the Author

John Jensen is a clinical psychologist licensed in Alaska. He has been investigating child motivation and learning since 1971.

Table of Contents

1. The hole we were in.
2. How the problem arose.
3. How Common Core solved the problem.
4. The objections to Common Core.
5. How standards create a problem.
6. The clue from your use of paper.
7. How the response addresses the problem.
8. Why students retain so little.
9. How a simple idea can matter.
10. An effective solution.
11. How you can apply the solution.
12. How you can help students assimilate knowledge.
13. How teachers may handle levels of ability.
14. What it means to learn a whole subject.
15. How you can help students be creative.
16. How this approach remedies the Learn and Lose System dominating U.S. education.
17. How you can motivate students to cooperate.
18. How to include parents.
19. How students can perform publicly.
20. How to meet required testing.
21. How to test exactly what students know.
22. How testing can energize students.
23. How quickly you can make these changes.
24. The core of Common Core.

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