"Tough Love" State Accountability Policies Push Student Acheivement
Students discuss the changes made in the educational system to combat poor performance. States are setting up systems of accoutablility which include standards, testing, and public reporting.
3 Views 0 Downloads
- Collection Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Unit Plans
- Instructional Videos
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Online Courses
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- Stock Footages
- News Clips
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
EducatorsLesson Planet: Curated OER
After viewing selections from a website and discussing the role of the teacher in educating the disabled, students work in pairs. They analyze the work of an educator and relate the work to a given quote, then decide if that quote fits...
Higher Ed English Language Arts
Immigration Illumination Project Curriculum MaterialsLesson Planet: Curated OER
Gain an understanding of the complex topic of immigration with a collection of resources. Class members engage in a series of activities designed to give them insight into the factors that influence immigration policies and the effects...
11th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The Battleground: Separate and Unequal EducationLesson Planet: Curated OER
Students investigate the history of unequal education in the United States and the impact on African American history. In this unequal history lesson, students discuss the purpose of education and describe an ideal school. Students...
5th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History
Sociology Unit Six: Socialization Within the GroupLesson Planet: Curated OER
How do we learn the rules of society? How do beliefs and ideas affect these rules? Introduce your young sociologists to the factors that socialize individuals with a unit that uses observation and experimentation to analyze how factors...
11th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History
Banking 13: Open Market OperationsLesson Planet: Curated OER
Posing a central question about how the economy can increase or decrease its money supply (5:00), Sal launches into a discussion about an expanding, or "elastic" money supply that can change along with its economy. Viewers will finally...
12 mins 9th - Higher Ed Math
How State Budgets are Breaking US SchoolsLesson Planet: Curated OER
Bill Gates delves into the big money world of state budgets in the United States, emphasizing the need for greater scrutiny and developing a deeper understanding of the implications of worsening deficits. Gates incorporates a variety of...
12 mins 11th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Episode 20: Monetary PolicyLesson Planet: Curated OER
When times are bad, can the government step in and help the economy bounce back? Scholars research the role of The Federal Reserve System (FED) in assisting the economy with interest rate changes as well as influencing spending by...
8th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The Role of the Judiciary in a System of Separation of Powers and Checks and BalancesLesson Planet: Curated OER
Students determine the difference between the different branches of government and assess the role of each within the American governmental system.
9th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History
U.S. Immigration PolicyLesson Planet: Curated OER
The United States Immigration Policy is incredibly complex. To gain a deeper understanding of the criteria, quotas, preferences, and categories of immigrants admitted to the US, class members engage in a role playing activity that...
8th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Chapter 28: Red Flags and Velvet Revolutions: The End of the Cold War, 1960-1990Lesson Planet: Curated OER
Set your historians up for testing success using this interactive flashcard tool. It is one of many learning strategies offered in this thorough online resource. Although designed for use with a text, the site is valuable independently....
10th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History