Advancing with the Common Core

To register, select any of the active blue date links below. You must register for each course separately.

One-credit courses may also be taken for professional development hours. CLICK HERE for titles, dates, or to register online.

REAL 700: Close Reading for the Common Core (1 credit hour)
See Special Offer for Spring

REAL 701: Balancing Informational and Literary Texts for the Common Core (1 credit hour)
See Special Offer for Spring

REAL 702: Text-Dependent Questioning for the Common Core (1 credit hour)
See Special Offer for Spring

SPECIAL OFFER – NEW THIS SPRING!
Bringing Your Reading to Life: take REAL 700, REAL 701, and REAL 702 together in a blended format at a reduced tuition rate of $420 total for three hours of graduate credit or $300 for 45 professional development clock hours. The combined face-to-face and online courses will meet on Saturday, March 5 and Saturday, March 19 at USF’s Main Campus in Joliet.

Additional Details and Online Registration for Spring Special Offer

REAL 703: Navigating the PARCC ELA Assessment (1 credit hour)
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REAL 704: Navigating the PARCC Mathematics Assessment (1 credit hour)
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REAL 705: Creating Common Core IEPs (1 credit hour)
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REAL 706: Navigating PARCC for Students with Disabilities (1 credit hour)
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REAL 720 : Disciplinary Literacy for the Common Core (3 credit hours)
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REAL 721: Creating Strong and Powerful Writers for the Common Core (3 credit hours)
March 14 – May 9 | online

REAL 722: Advancing to the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) K-12 (3 credit hours)
March 14 – May 9 | online

REAL 723: Common Core Math K-5 (3 credit hours)
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REAL 724: Common Core Math 6-12 (3 credit hours)
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