Transforming Literacy With Primary Sources & Protocols

I recently started reading Transformational Literacy: Making the Common Core Shift With Work That Matters. Written by Ron Berger and a team of educators, the book provides both theory and practical advice on how to retool our teaching to meet the rigor and complexity of the Common Core. Early on, the authors make a point that resonated with me: students sometimes “may find ways to avoid reading if given the…