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Supporting All Readers Before and During COVID-19: A Conversation with Pajaro Valley superintendent Michelle Rodriguez and Linda Diamond of CORE

At Collaborative Classroom, we are fully invested in supporting and learning alongside the districts and schools that adopt our curricula. These long-term partnerships are key to our mission.…

May 6, 2020  |  By Kelly Stuart & Gina Fugnitto
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Whatever it Takes: My Experience Teaching SIPPS Remotely

Back in August our administration launched the school year with an inspirational slogan just as they have done every other year. The 2019–20 school year was deemed our…

Apr 28, 2020  |  By Kelly Shortal
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Best Practices for Teaching SIPPS Remotely

Teachers are always prepared for the unexpected; we never know what a school day will hold for us. Yet, all our years of preparing, planning, and teaching did…

Mar 27, 2020  |  By Gina Fugnitto & Ashley Kohn
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Teaching SIPPS Remotely: One Teacher’s Journey

Never in my wildest dreams could I ever have imagined that at the age of 52, after 29 years of teaching reading, that I would have to figure…

Mar 25, 2020  |  By Valerie Michaels
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Teacher Spotlight: Mariko Wesley-Fagundes

Collaborative Classroom is honored to feature special education teacher Mariko Wesley-Fagundes, from Union High School District in West Sonoma County, California. In this Teacher Spotlight, Mariko explains why…

Mar 23, 2020  |  By Gina Fugnitto
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Leveraging Cultural Assets to Accelerate Literacy Growth

Many English Language Learners (ELLs) remain stuck in academically segregated programs where they fall behind in basic subjects. Only 63 percent of ELLs graduate from high school, compared…

Mar 20, 2020  |  By Jennifer Rios-Alers
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