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Common Core and 21st Century Standards. Common Core Support Tools. Below you will find unpacking standards documents to support teachers in their understanding of the common core and essential standards.

Common Core Support Tools

The unpacking documents demonstrate at a granular level the knowledge and skills students are expected to master at a particular grade. Important Note: The current Standard Course of Study will continue to be taught and tested during the 2010-11 and 2011-12 school years. New standards and assessments are to be implemented for the first time beginning with the 2012-13 school year. Please send any thoughts, feedback, questions and ideas about additional resources that would help you start preparing to teach the new standards to

The Learning Connection. Implementation of the ELA Common Core State Standards Across the Country. Brenda Overturf is a member of the International Reading Association's Board of Directors.

Implementation of the ELA Common Core State Standards Across the Country

You can reach her at boverturf[AT]reading[DOT]org. Common Core for the Holidays. Easy Ways to Address Common Core with AZ PBS Courses. SIN Common Core 101 Webinar. Clearinghouse. E-Newsletter SignUp Show all resources sorted by most popular most recent most popular first containing.


Apps in Education. Common Core Related Resources. 12 Common Core Considerations. Arizona Common Core Initiative. Washington State Common Core State Standards. Is a real-world approach to learning and teaching.

Washington State Common Core State Standards

Developed by education experts from 45 states, these K-12 learning standards go deeper into key concepts in math and English language arts. The standards require a practical, real-life application of knowledge that prepares Washington students for success in college, work and life. Common Core provides: Consistent learning expectations for all students.Clear standards that focus on understanding over memorization.Emphasis on the critical topics students need to succeed after high school.Faster testing results with a better, more focused online assessment system.

By 2014-15 these standards will be fully implemented and student achievement will be measured by a new assessment system. Get all the materials from past webinars and sign up for upcoming sessions. Washington joined the initiative in 2009 and adopted the standards in July 2011. The transition to Common Core is the collaborative effort of dozens of organizations. Arizona Common Core State Standards. Preparing Arizona students for college, career and life Arizona’s College and Career Ready Standards give Arizona students the skills they need to be successful in life.

Arizona Common Core State Standards

Simply put, they are a set of expectations placed on students to ensure that when they leave the classroom they are prepared to become informed, productive members of their community. Upon graduation, these students will be ready to not only compete in a competitive job market, but to excel. Arizona education standards have long been adopted by the Arizona State Board of Education to ensure every child in our great state has the skills to move through our school system. Ohio ODE - Mathematics Common Core State Standards and Model Curriculum. Skip navigation Skip to main content SAFE | State Agencies | Online Services Follow.

Ohio ODE - Mathematics Common Core State Standards and Model Curriculum

Indiana Common Core State Standards. Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 08/29/2011 - 10:22am Posted: Mon, 08/29/2011 - 10:22amUpdated: Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:51am On August 3, 2010, the Indiana State Board of Education unanimously voted to adopt the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for Mathematics and English/Language Arts (E/LA).

Indiana Common Core State Standards

Following adoption, the CCSS became known as Indiana’s Common Core Standards (INCC). Indiana's Common Core Standards provide a consistent, clear understanding of what students are expected to learn, so teachers and parents know what they need to do to help them. The standards are designed to be robust and relevant to the real world, reflecting the knowledge and skills that our young people need for success in college and careers. Iowa Core - Iowa Department of Education. Academic Content Standards. Common Core State Standards. St. Clair County Common Core. Illinois Common Core State Standards. Parent_guide_info. Common Core State Standards. College and Career Readiness Illinois joined more than 40 states in a collaborative effort to raise learning standards and improve college and career readiness for all students, regardless of where they live.

Common Core State Standards

The new Common Core State Standards establish clear expectations for what students should learn in English language arts and mathematics at each grade level. The standards are high, clear, and uniform to ensure that students are prepared for success in college and the workforce. By emphasizing depth over breadth, the Common Core ensures that students have comprehensive understanding of key concepts. Illinois adopted the Common Core in 2010 and teachers and administrators across the state are fully implementing the new standards during the 2013-14 school year.

COMMON CORE INTRODUCTION. NCSM - Position Papers. NCSM has collaborated with AMTE, ASSM, and NCTM to make joint public statements to help our members interpret important national documents that impact their work.

NCSM - Position Papers

Mathematics Education Organizations Unite to Support Implementation of Common Core State StandardsDownload the entire paper The Role of Elementary Mathematics Specialists in the Teaching and Learning of MathematicsDownload the entire paper. Common Core State Standards Initiative. (select any of the links below) The Common Core State Standards (CCSSI) is a joint effort led by the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices and the Council of Chief State School Officers to develop a common core of K-12 standards in English language arts and Mathematics.

Common Core State Standards Initiative

Read more about National PTA's position on Education Standards. LiveBinder-School Library & CCSS. Parents' Guide to the CCSS. Currently, each state has a separate set of education standards, lists of skills that students are expected to do by the time they graduate each grade.

However, in response to concerns about American student achievement and just how prepared students are for college and careers, education leaders in 48 states, along with the National Governors Association and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), have written a set of standards for student across the U.S. The common core state standards were released in 2010. Now, 44 states are working to implement them by 2013-2014. Here’s what you should know and how to help your child prepare for the common core: Common Core State Standards Initiative - Additional Resources. Home.

English Language Arts. ELA_common_core_standards. Introducing the English Language Arts Common Core State Standards. Brenda Overturf is a member of the International Reading Association's Board of Directors. You can reach her at boverturf[AT]reading[DOT]org. In this series of three posts, we aim to provide an overview of the ELA Common Core State Standards (ELA CCSS) to inform educators, parents, and community members about basic concepts and implementation. In this first post, we will introduce the ELA CCSS and provide context to those who are new to the standards. In the second post, we will go into further detail on the key features of the ELA CCSS and discuss the opportunities that they provide. In the third post, we will take a look at how various states are starting to implement the standards. High School ELA Common Core Exemplar: Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. July 25, 2011 | Leave a comment This exemplar has been developed to guide high school students and instructors in a close reading of Lincoln’s “Gettysburg Address.”

The activities and actions described below follow a carefully developed set of steps that assist students in increasing their familiarity and understanding of Lincoln’s speech through a series of text dependent tasks and questions that ultimately develop college and career ready skills identified in the Common Core State Standards. This unit can be broken down into three sections of instruction and reflection on the part of students and their teachers, which is followed by additional activities, some designed for history/social studies and some for ELA classrooms. Tagged with common core state standards, exemplars. Common Core Curriculum Maps.

These digital resources and tools for creating, collaborating, researching, and sharing can be found in the Common Core Curriculum Maps. This is not intended to be a comprehensive list, as the technologies are constantly evolving. Consider it a beginning! Free Online Resources Bookmarking These programs allow teachers to store bookmarks in one place, and allow others to access them. MCF for ELA-Literacy Webinar_112211.pdf. Common Core State Standards - English Language Arts Materials. English Language Arts Materials. Steal These Tools. Mathematics.

Math_common_core_standards. News about tools that are being developed to support implementation of the Common Core State Standards. MCF for Mathematics Webinar_112111.pdf.

Steal These Tools. The University of Arizona - Institute for Mathematics & Education. The Common Core State Standards in Mathematics (CCSSM) provide a unique opportunity in the history of education in our country. Students in different states will be held to the same rigorous achievement expectations, aimed to prepare them for college and careers. This consistency in desired achievement leads to the possibility of increased collaboration between different states involving teachers and school districts as we all work towards the same set of standards. Learn more ... Welcome to the Inside Mathematics Website. Common Core State Standards Mathematics Resources.

Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium. Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers. TEACHERS SITE. PARCC Consortium Awarded Race to the Top Assessment Fund. For Immediate Release September 2, 2010 For More Information Contact: Tom Dunn, Jonathan Burman or Jane Briggs at (518) 474-1201 Internet: ADE Presentation (PowerPoint) The New Common Core Assessment Systems (ppt) Center for K-12 Assessment Next Generation Assessment Systems Center for K-12 Assessment Coming Together to Raise Achievement Center for K-12 Assessment PARCC Assessments: What Do. DE - Office of IAC - PARCC. On the Road to Implementation Common Core Standards with Common Sense. College-Ready Tools. Item and Task Prototypes. DE - Office of IAC - PARCC.

Common Core Curriculum Maps. Overview. This is a brief description of the unit. It explains the unit’s theme and provides a summary of what students will learn. It explains the structure, progression, and various components of the unit. It may offer some guidance regarding the selection of texts. The unit descriptions illuminate the connections between the skills identified in the standards and the content of the suggested works. Essential question. Focus standards. Suggested student objectives. Suggested works. Art, music, and media. Sample activities and assessments. Reading foundations.

Additional resources. Terminology. Common Core Curriculum Maps. Common Core Curriculum Maps. Over 300 LiveBinders on Common Core.