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ELA Professional/Educators Resources

ELA Professional/ Educators Resources

Common Core Resources

The Florida Department of Education is developing the English Language Arts (ELA) Digital Repository to develop, review, and align formative assessment activities to the Common Core State Standards. This resource provides professional development modules, student activities, teaching strategies, materials and Formative Assessment information.

FL DOE Literacy for Learning       CPALMS Resource: 

Common Core Implementation videos from Hunt Institute
David Liben discussing the ELA Shifts of instruction for Common Core particularly the importance of evidence based instruction, syntax instruction, and academic vocabulary.   Video on ELA Shifts

Reading Resources 

International Reading Association article providing literacy implementation guidance for the ELA Common Core


Lake County Schools has partnered with Schultz Center and FDLRS Action to satisfy the state of Florida Reading Endorsement add-on program. Procedures for obtaining the Reading Endorsement:

Reading Endorsement FLYER 

K-12 Reading Plan
The State Department of Education ensures reading instruction is a priority by providing annual funding for public schools. The Lake County Schools K-12 Reading Plan communicates to all stakeholders the process for ensuring every student receives quality reading instruction.

Writing Resources
K-5 Writing Plan