The Consortium on Reading Excellence (CORE) has announced a partnership with Teachscape through which it will be able to deliver a 24/7 professional development program for literacy and math educators that will provide curriculum support to maximize student achievement. Teachers will be able to study material at their convenience and review the information as many times as necessary to perfect skills on a topic or concept.
Teachscape provides web-based content for professional learning. Featuring video-based case studies, exemplar teaching, and instruction led by researchers, Teachscape’s online professional resources focus on extending understanding of the practices that form the foundation of effective student achievement. The resources include literacy, math, coaching, and leadership titles – all designed to support research-based instruction and ongoing learning.
The Consortium on Reading Excellence (CORE) works collaboratively with schools, districts, state organizations, and education agencies around the country as an advisor at all levels of K–12 education to support literacy and math achievement growth for all students. CORE's expertise in early reading, intervention, special education, assessment, writing, English-language learners, and Response to Intervention has led to impressive achievement gains in some of the nations most vulnerable school systems, according to the announcement.
Source: The Consortium on Reading Excellence (CORE), http://www.corelearn.com/; Teachscape, www.teachscape.com