Teaching Resources
Developing open-source teaching resources that support language development and learning in the content areas. Click below for our new unit in English Language Arts.
Analyzing the shifts, challenges, and opportunities in the Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards.
Our Mission
To heighten awareness of the language and literacy issues embedded within the new Standards.


Jan 07, 2015

Dear Friends:

As the year comes to a close, I cannot let 2015 dawn without noting the important anniversaries that passed this year.

Oct 22, 2014

Kenji Hakuta and Jeff Zwiers recently posted an entry on the Alliance for Excellent Education’s “Core of the Matter” blog, focusing on academic...

Upcoming Events

Jan 14
We are pleased to announce that our new MOOC “Seven Essential Practices for Developing Academic Oral Language and Literacy in Every Subject”...
Jan 14, 2015 / 12:00 AM PST

Past Events

Jan 16, 2015

Steering committee member Judit Moschkovich will be co-presenting with Mark Driscoll (EDC) on the topic of mathematics learning and ELLs.

With their heightened emphasis on verbal explication and argumentation, the Common Core State Standards for mathematics pose unique challenges for...