Meredith Liben, Director of Literacy and English Language Arts at Student Achievement Partners discusses bringing a variety of exciting subjects into the lower grade classroom through state literacy standards. Liben also provides insight into...More
2nd-grade teacher, Lucy Makuro, leads her students through a close reading of the poem “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star” by Jane Taylor.More
The 4th Grade team shares the story of their two-year journey with text based planning. They discuss the evolution in their planning and instructional approach (developing themes, linking texts, text-dependent questioning), the integration of...More
Edited close reading lesson including relevant artifacts.More
Meredith Liben, Director of Literacy and English Language Arts at Student Achievement Partners discusses achieving complexity and range through reading standard 10.More
Problem to solve: My teachers are very new to the Common Core! We need help with the basics. Sample learning experience (can be facilitated to illustrate the type of learning in this series) Leaders support teachers to: Articulate and begin to shift...More
Overview UPDATED in 2019! In this VL module, you’ll learn about the purpose of TDQs, and what TDQs are. You’ll also get a chance to practice writing some TDQs of your own. We recommend this module for anyone who would like to learn more...More
Overview In this VL module, you’ll deepen your knowledge of the three aspects of rigor by showing you how to build these aspects into planning. Interactive games gives you a chance to apply knowledge and get quick feedback. “I love how this...More
Overview Explore some of our favorite interactive learning modules about literacy and math. Educators in ANet partner schools can log in to see many more resources. All Virtual Learning Modules and associated materials © Achievement Network...More

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