This guide is structured in the form of stories, antidotes, and well-orchestrated facts that will engage you the reader to keep turning the pages. It will be truthful, humorous, sad, beautiful and worth reading. I will guide you to becoming more than just an educator, my hope is this guide will inspire and ignite true passion for the field. It is intended to be read in one sitting, in under an hour, and the intention is that you will walk away with hours of ideas and tactics. One hour invested in reading giving you hours gained of efficiency with the Common Core.