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Common Core State Standards (CCSS)


The standards call for learning mathematical content in the context of real-world situations, using mathematics to solve problems, and developing "habits of mind" that foster mastery of mathematics content as well as mathematical understanding. CCSS Math.


The CA CCSS for ELA/Literacy help build creativity and innovation, critical thinking and problem solving, collaboration, and communication.  CCSS English.


How the Common Core Will Affect Mathematics and English Language Arts in Grades 3-12 Across America
-- the K–12 Center at ETS


Why are we making the change to Common Core?

In an ever-changing world, our students need better knowledge and tools to prepare them to compete in the global economy. The need to audaciously confront ...more

Parent Roadmap: What parents can do to be effective ‘partners in change’ with the Common Core -- the Council of the Great City Schools


Parents’ Guide to Student Success created by the National PTA, these are guides to CCSS English language arts/literacy and mathematics  EnglishMathinglésmatemática.