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Curriculum: Standards & Assessment: Common Core

Guide to integrate Library Media, Research, and Transliteracies into WHS curriculum to help align research projects with Common Core, Massachusetts Frameworks and Information Literacy assessments.

Resources for Educators

How the WHS Library can help you!

Position Statement of the AASL for Librarians and the Common Core




Key areas where Librarians can help implement the Common Core:


  • Creating sound persuasive arguments with evidence
  • Reading comprehension strategies
  • Effectively using primary and secondary sources
  • Reading and analyzing complex texts
  • Reading and comprehending informational text in all content areas

Identified by Rita Martens of the Iowa Department of Education and compiled by Kristin Fontichiaro, a clinical assistant professor and coordinator of the school library media program at the University of Michigan School of Information.

Scoop It! on the Common Core