Common Core Resources
Achieve the Core - This website is full of free content designed to help educators understand and implement the Common Core State Standards. It includes practical tools designed to help students and teachers see their hard work deliver results. This developed by a non-profit organization working to support teachers to implement the Common Core Standards.
ASCD Common Core Webinars - Sponsored by ASCD. You can access any of their webinars on Common Core topics. Watch archived webinars or sign up for upcoming webinars. Stay informed about Common Core!
CA Dept of Educ Common Core - What are the Common Core Standards? Need a word for word handout of the standards? Find them here at the CA Dept of Educ website.
Common Core Standards - Has a great overview of the goals of the Common Core Standards. Has nice handouts that summarize the key points in the new Common Core Standards.
Common Core Web Resources - This page lists up to 50 web resources to help teachers understand, get ideas, etc. about Common Core. Put together by Teach Thought.
Edutopia Common Core Resources - This is a nice article put together by Edutopia. It provides links to other resources available to teachers in support of Common Core lessons.
EGUSD Common Core Blog - This is our own EGUSD's Edu Blog all about Common Core Standards. Stay informed and join the blog to receive updates happenings in our district.
EGUSD Common Core Rubrics Website - This is EGUSD's own Common Core Rubrics Assessment website. These are aligned writing rubrics as a resource to assist teachers with this work. These rubrics are intended to help in instructional planning and to provide guidance in assisting students with the writing process.
ELA Common Core Resources - Tons of links to resources to help ELA teachers integrate and teach using Common Core Standards.
Learn Zillion Lessons - This website lists some great ELA or Math lessons connected to Common Core Standards. Choose by domain, standard, and grade level.
OpenEd - World's largest K-12 Common Core Resource Library. Over a million lesson plans, assessments, question, videos, and games related to Math and Language Arts.
Read the Standards - Great website that present plain and simple what the Common Core Standards in easy to understand points.
Smarter Balance Website - This is the state led assessments that are connected to Common Core Standards.You can view practice and pilot tests on this website.
Smarter Balance Field Test Question & Answers - This is info from the CDE that answers some questions about the field test implementation for this Spring 2014.
Smarter Balance Practice Test Information - This link provides information about how the test will be implemented with information about grading rubrics.
Smarter Balance Accessibility & Accomodations Information - This is info from the CDE about accessibility and accommodations for EL and SPED accommodation concerns.
EGUSD Library Wiki - EGUSD Librarian's Resources
Keyboard Shortcuts - List of keyboard shortcuts
LOC - Library of Congress Database
OCLC Classify - Dewey Browser
WorldCat - WorldCat Catalog
MATH CC RESOURCES
OTHER TEACHER RESOURCES
Assessment and Rubrics - Tons of links to sample rubrics. Common Core rubrics, Writing rubrics, plus more!
Big Huge Labs - Do COOL stuff with photos of your students, class, etc. These make great posters or rewards for motivation for your students.
Digital Citizenship Resources - Sponsored by EGUSD, this site has great info about Digital Citizenship for students.
Educators’ Copyright & Common Sense Media Use - Great article with links to videos and other resources about Copyright Laws and Common Sense media as it relates to education.
EGUSD K-12 Adopted Textbooks - References all the adopted textbooks for EGUSD.
EGUSD Grant Writing Website - Need help writing a grant? This is EGUSD's own website on grant writing resources.
EGUSD on YouTube - This is EGUSD's site on YouTube. Stay informed about what's happening in the district.
Free Technology Tools for Teachers - TONS of weblinks to Technology Tools for teachers!
Live Binder Technology Tools for Teachers - More TONS of weblinks to Technology Tools for teachers.
Practical Ed Tech - Technology webinar trainings for teachers with Richard Bryne. Most webinars focus on Google Drive and Apps.
Raft - Get low cost items for your classroom. Tons of surplus furniture, supplies, etc.
Teaching Tolerance - Monthly newsletter with articles and lessons you can use to teach tolerence to your students.
Technology Tips from PGHS Laurie Weiss - If you missed the Technology Tips workshop presented by Laurie Weiss, you can find all her tips on Word 2010, Windows 7, Outlook, & Internet Explorer. Lots of great screen shots to help guide you.
Virtual Field Trips - This article list some great virtual field trips that you can visit right on-line. Links provided to museums and other virtual locations.
Professional Development Opportunities
ASCD Professional Development - ASCD offers a variety of webinars and on-line trainings that you can explore.
EGUSD Digital Citizenship Workshops - Listing of workshops available through EGUSD's Technology Services Department. Check frequently to see what classes are being offered.
El Dorado County Office of Ed - Listing of available training opportunities through Placer County Office of Ed. Check frequently to see what classes are being offered.
Placer County Office of Ed - Listing of available training opportunities through Placer County Office of Ed. Check frequently to see what classes are being offered.
Sacramento County Office of Ed - Listing of available training opportunites through Sacramento County Office of Ed. Offers a variety of topics from ELD learners to CTAP trainings.
U.C. Davis C-Stem Center - They offer some workshops in the Sacramento area related to Math, Science, and Technology.
ASCD Professional Development - ASCD offers a variety of conferences, institutes, and on-line trainings that you can explore.
Center for Learning Webcasts - View webcasts where you'll hear first-hand from the most influential thought leaders as they share insights into their acclaimed classroom methodologies and instructional strategies.
Common Core Trainings - This is a private educational company that offers on-line training on a variety of Common Core topics. Offers a free 30-day trial.
CTA Professional Development - CTA offers trainings, workshops, and conferences that you can attend. Check-out their website to see what is available.
Discovery School Online Webinars - Discovery School offers a variety Science and STEM topics. You can even view any of their many archived webinars on their website.
Ed Tech Webinars - If you are looking for technology related webinars this is a great site to check-out. Check their website frequently to see a listing of upcoming webinars.
Ed Web Webinars - edWeb.net is a highly-acclaimed professional social and learning network that has become a vibrant online community for exceptional educators, decision-makers, and influencers who are on the leading edge of innovation in education. Check their on-line calendar for a listing of upcoming webinars.
Google in Education Training - Lots of self-paced training to help you learn about everything in the Google world.
Lynda.com - Tons of online video tutorials that let you learn at your own pace and on your own time. Topics range from learning how to use WORD to using Google Education.
Scholastic's On-Demand Webinars - Scholastic has partnered with University of Phoenix and other organizations to bring you a variety of educational topics that address issues in Education today.
Scientific Learning Webinars - This site offers lots of webinars related to learning, learning styles, and the brain. It has a video library and classroom resources available for teacher use as well.
Simple K12 Webinars - Offers a wide range of webinars from a variety of topics. You will need to subscribe in order to view ALL the webinars.
TEQ Technology Webinars - Offers a variety of video webinars from topics such as using Prezi, Digital Citizenship, to
Web 2.0 Tools Exploration- Want to learn how to use new Web 2.0 tools? This is a list of everything Web 2.0 to explore. Endless list for you to browse and learn as much as you can.