UserGuide - For Education Leaders

Meet Your Academic and Technology Integration Goals!

  • Unite your district/school in flipped classroom, story-driven, media-rich, evidence-based learning.
  • Leverage valuable resources aligned to your school curriculum economically.
  • Boost quality lessons with multi-media stories which engage students with ease.
  • Help your teachers and students to meet Common Core and State Standards Learning Objective
  • Ensure faculty and students using reliable resources and respecting legal content rights
  • Integrate more content in the crowded curriculum by supporting cross-subject teaching
  • Enable student learning specialization, deeper research, analysis and reflection.
  • Meet student needs for 21st-century instruction (technology and collaboration)
  • Focus your education program on critical thinking, collaboration, evidence-based reflection and writing
  • Save teacher time with integrated Assignment Creation, Learning Task and Grading
  • Achieve high-quality teaching standards

email us @: Institutional Membership  or call (800) 277-1381

We would be pleased to demonstrate AwesomeStories features and functionalities with you or your whole team. AwesomeStories has customizable implementation to meet your needs.

Videos about AwesomeStories 

A Cure for the Common Core AwesomeStories Video (2:08)
Founder Carole D. Bos Intro AwesomeStories Video (5:48)
GOLD Classrooom How To AwesomeStories Video (12:55)


Useful Links

Website Guide an overview of the website to support site familiarity and answer, "what is where?" (PDF)
Dynamic Directory an up to the minute directory of new and revised stories followed by complete archive directory
StoryCalendar stories presented by dates related to story content, their historical event, start, or end
Awesome Teacher Leaders meet our team who make AwesomeStories the powerful resource you have come to explore (or already love)
Topic Story Search search story topics relevant to upcoming curriculum, to enrich current lessons and differentiate challenging content
Member Stories a place to find stories written by members of the AwesomeStories community.
Top 10 Reasons graphic top ten teach with AwesomeStories conversation starters for peers, administrators, parents even investors
Top 10 Reasons graphic top ten to introduce learning with AwesomeStories to your student body, their parents or classroom teachers


What Research Says

Research: The Impact of Primary Sources overview of research into the impact of primary sources in teaching and learning points to important advances in the field
Research: Informational Text in Learning overview of research into the impact of teaching and learning focus on informational texts
Research: Into Deeper Learning key take away style review of recent studies on 'Deeper Learning'


Tools for Silver Individual and Gold Classroom Members

AwesomeSearchTM laser-sharp search by CCSS or state standard, subject, grade, media type, story origin and key word
AwesomeRadio share charismic narrations of key story chapters, radio plays, and dramatizations of literary classics
Visual Vocabulary bring challenging words to life with images and contextual definitions
Learning Tasks story-based learning tasks deepen understanding
Gold Quickguide PDF guide on using GOLD Teacher + Classroom membership features
Gold Overview PDF infographic on what AwesomeStories Gold provides and how it works



Login to Your Account Now and...

  • View your district, school and classroom progress, achievement and usage reports
  • Use Teacher Professional Development Models, Resources and Support from AwesomeStories
  • Set up classes
  • Create assignments to meet your scope and sequence by subject and grade
  • Use AwesomeStories Learning Tasks for All Stories
  • Use AwesomeStories Learning Tasks for Specific Stories
  • Create custom Learning Tasks
  • Collect Bookmarked Learning Tasks and Story pages for your teachers subjects and grades
  • Assign activities to classes and individual students
  • Select district or school preferred grading criteria and/or rubrics
  • Grade student work 
  • Use StoryMakerTM to make stories for inservice content, model curriculum development, or present personal account of intriguing experience for use with teachers, students, and even publish to the live AwesomeStories site.
  • Use CurriculumMakerTM to make curriculum for use in differentiating instruction, supplementing text provided, or rejuvenating content area. 


To set up or further discuss school-wide and district accounts please contact: Institutional Membership 

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Original Release: Feb 03, 2015

Updated Last Revision: Jun 02, 2016

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