GADOE Wiki Space

The Georgia Department of Education has created a Wiki space to assist educators with the implementation of the Common Core.  The site includes lesson plans, useful links, video and a discussion forum.

As the authors of the site describe:

This site has been provided to allow for sharing and collaboration among English Language Arts educators across the state.

We strongly encourage you to share [[#|lesson plans]] and any other materials that you feel would help others grow.

It is your responsibility to investigate materials to determine their value and appropriateness for your district.

GaDOE does not endorse or recommend the purchase of or use of any particular resource found on this site.

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About Aaron Grossman

I am a 5th grade teacher at Roy Gomm Elementary in Reno, Nevada. I started working with elementary students as part of the Montana Reads program and AmeriCorps. In 2001, after graduating from the University of Montana and moving to Reno, Nevada, I student taught at Rita Cannan Elementary before receiving a 6th grade position at Veterans Elementary. I moved out of the classroom to be a Literacy Coordinator, then an Instructional Coach, and finally a School Improvement Program Coordinator. In 2011, I began working on the Nevada Academic Content Standards in the district’s Curriculum & Instruction Department. I returned to the classroom for the 2015-2016 school year to teach 4th grade at Huffaker Elementary. Before returning to the classroom, I helped develop the Core Task Project that has been featured by National Public Radio, the Gates Foundation, American Radio Works, Eduwonk, the Fordham Institute, Vox, and the Center for American Progress. In 2014, I received the Leader to Learn From Award for my teacher-centered initiative and work to bring college, career, and civics ready outcomes into Northern Nevada classrooms (here). In 2015, I was appointed by Governor Sandoval serve on the Statewide RPDP Council. The same year, Nevada’s State Superintendent of Public Instruction Steve Canavero placed me on the state’s State Improvement Team. This year I will be part of the National Council on Teacher Quality’s Teacher Advisory Group. I am Google Certified Educator and a Nevada Teacher Ambassador. I believe strongly that teaching content is teaching reading and I make sure my students have ample opportunities to work with social studies, history, science and art outcomes. I do what I can to blend the learning for my students and this blog is part of that effort. You can contact me at coretaskproject@gmail.com
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One Response to GADOE Wiki Space

  1. Turtle Toms says:

    We are delighted you’ve found us! Though we realize this is an ELA-centric site, just thought you’d like to share our mathematics wikis, too.
    http://ccgpsmathematicsk-5.wikispaces.com/home
    https://ccgpsmathematics6-8.wikispaces.com/home
    https://ccgpsmathematics9-10.wikispaces.com/home

    Join us!
    Best,
    Turtle Toms
    Elementary Mathematics Specialist
    Georgia Dept. of Education

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