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Adopted vs. Implemented Standards

When states develop new standards, there are a couple of important milestones of interest to teachers, school districts, and publishers: adoption and implementation.

Channel Partner Agreements

What are they? Would your company benefit from having one or more of them?

The Three Components of a High-Quality CTE Offering

Career and Technical Education (CTE) continues to grow in importance in the current educational climate, but as more states and districts move to build CTE programs within their schools and more organizations begin providing CTE content for educators to use, issues concerning access, funding, and the resulting quality of CTE programs are arising. As this article states, "the three components of a high-quality CTE offering include work-based learning in the

CMX is Now Available in the Windows 10 Educational App Store

CMXThe CMX app is a repository of tens of thousands of educational resources that are free and available via the internet.  EdGate created the app to organize these resources in one repository where educators can quickly locate quality resources by grade and subject.  Moreover, EdGate provides alignment of these resources to your state or international standards.

Career and Technical Education Standards

Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs in the U.S. change constantly to provide students with the knowledge and skills they need to thrive in an increasingly dynamic world. But this means that CTE standards continue to change and grow as well.

The Common Career Technical Core (CCTC) includes 16 Career Clusters that define what students should comprehend upon completion of a specific Career Pathway. CCTC was introduced in 2012 as a way to simplify standards, but a great deal of variability still remains from state to state.

Custom Development

Along with being a leader in standards correlation, an additional service offered by EdGate Correlation Services is Custom Development.  With a staff consisting of mostly former educators, adding up to over 200 years of teaching experience, EdGate's team of experts is poised to help with your custom projects.

Using OER to fill your Gaps

Years ago EdGate created the Curriculum Matrix in response to an urgent need by teachers to access a repository complete with high-quality, vetted, open educational resources that were aligned to standards. Year after year EdGate has built upon this repository and it now houses hundreds of thousands of grade-specific OER from a multitude of renowned publishers, all aligned to countless numbers of educational standards, including supplemental and international standards.

Client Solution - Taxonomy Development

Taxonomy development is one aspect of our services that you may not be aware of. While the bulk of our work currently comes from taking the "standard" Concept Index for the various academic subjects that we cover and using those to connect content to standards, we are also able to develop new taxonomies or revise existing ones to meet your particular needs.

Client Solution - Looking for More Proof that Strong Standards Alignments pay off?

A growing body of evidence, including a five-state study discussed at a recent Hopkins/Hunter forum, showed that high-quality instructional materials produced a larger effect than having an experienced teacher versus a novice teacher. So what kids are being taught is the key component of student success, more so than the areas typically studied, such as class size and school accountability mechanisms.