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Common Core Information

Common Core Information


National PTA Parent's Guide
The Parents’ Guides to Student Success were developed by teachers, parents and education experts in response to the Common Core State Standards that more than 45 states have adopted.

Created for grades K-8 high school English language arts/literacy and mathematics the guides provide clear, consistent expectations for what students should be learning at each grade in order to be prepared for college and career.

http://www.pta.org/files/Common%20Core%20State%20Standards%20Resources/2013%20Guide%20Bundle_082213.pdf

Parent Road Maps to the CCSS
Follow the links to access the individual grade level road maps from Council of the Great City Schools.
English Language Arts
Mathematics

Myths vs. Facts
Successful implementation of the Common Core State Standards requires parents, educators, policymakers, and other stakeholders to have the facts about what the standards are and what they are not. The following myths and facts aim to address common misconceptions about the development, intent, content, and implementation of the standards.

http://www.corestandards.org/about-the-standards/myths-vs-facts/

Achieve the Core
This resource provides information for parents, some of which has been listed above, but much more.
http://achievethecore.org/common-core-intro-for-parents