Textbook Review Sites
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New EdReports.org ReviewsEdReports.org, an independent nonprofit that provides free web-based reviews of instructional materials, released reviews on four more K-8 math textbook series. Educators from across the country worked diligently to analyze these materials and provide hig
NCTM Calls for Changes to EdReportsNCTM news release to the education community on the EdReports reviews of instructional materials.
Concerns Regarding the Use of EdReports Mathematics Materials ReviewsNCTM open letter to the education community on the EdReports reviews of instructional materials.
Textbook Navigator/JournalMichigan State University researcher William Schmidt has created a free web-based tool to help K-8 teachers find which parts of their existing math textbook cover a standard, or identify which standards are addressed in specific textbook lessons.
EdReports.org Release Reviews on K-8 Instructional MaterialsEdReports.org, a new nonprofit organization that reviews instructional materials to determine alignment to Common Core standards, announced the results of its first round of reviews.
Washington State OER Quality Review ProcessFocus on High School resources.
State of Hawaii Textbook ReviewState of Hawaii conducted reviews of various textbooks and provides feedback on their findings.
Louisiana Curricular Resources Annotated ReviewsState of Louisiana reviewed many textbooks and has a list of recommended texts as well as their evaluation available on their website.
Instructional Material Review Resources
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Kansas Guide to Learning: Reasoning and Quantitative LiteracyThe primary focus of this project was creating rubrics aimed at evaluating whether instructional and professional development resources are aligned with the Kansas College and Career Ready Standards for Mathematics.
High School Publishers’ Criteria for the Common Core State Standards for MathematicsA guide to help districts when reviewing possible high school curriculum resources.
K–8 Publishers’ Criteria for the Common Core State Standards for MathematicsA guide to help districts when reviewing possible curriculum resources.
Achieve EQuIP RubricsEQuIP (Educators Evaluating the Quality of Instructional Products) is an initiative designed to identify high-quality materials aligned to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS).
Blog: AlignedStudent Achievement Partners launched a new blog site dedicated to the conversation around Common Core aligned instructional materials.
Achieve and Teaching Channel EQuIP VideosThese videos focus on four Maryland teachers selecting, downloading, and implementing instructional materials from the EQuIP website.
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