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Common Core State Standards



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Common Core State Standards Toolkit
This toolkit provides general background and links to pertinent information about the CCSS, as well as practical assistance and planning.

NEA President: We Need a Course Correction on Common Core 
In the midst of frustration over the rollout, Dennis Van Roekel lays out a path forward.


Articles & Multimedia

Articles on Common Core

5 Facts: Making Common Sense of the Common Core
Common Core State Standards are K-12 English Language Arts/Literacy and Math standards that will create a clear, consistent level of knowledge for our public school students no matter where they live.

Video on Common Core


NEA’s Position on Common Core State Standards

NEA’s Vision & Goal Statement
NEA believes the Common Core State Standards have the potential to provide access to a complete and challenging education for all children.


Background on CCSS

NEA’s Involvement in CCSS
NEA believes that this work on Common Standards has the potential to provide teachers with more manageable curriculum goals. Their broadness allows teachers to exercise professional judgment in planning instruction that promotes student success.


Research & Tools

Common Core State Standards Toolkit
This toolkit provides general background and links to pertinent information about the CCSS, as well as practical assistance and planning.

Top 10 Common Core Facts 
Why do we need new standards? Not every student in the United States has access to a great public school.

Why do we need new standards? Not every student in the United States has access to a great public school.

For Educators & Families

 


Common Core On Pinterest

Lesson plans, ideas and more


In Spanish/Guía en español

Familias y educadores trabajando juntos(pdf)

Logrando el éxito del alumno (pdf)


Connect With Teachers About Common Core

Join the Common Core group on the GPS Network to collaborate and find resources on the new standards.

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