The Common Core State Standards

Updated, November 2012  Links checked, April 2013 _________________________________ Alert! Alert!  Because NICHCY’s website will only remain online until September 30, 2014, most of its rich content has moved to a new home, the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR), where it can be kept up to date. The new address of Common Core State Standards at the CPIR is: _________________________________   You’ve … [Read more...]

Achieve the Core website

Now THIS is one terrific resource: the website called Achieve the Core. The site provides free, high-quality resources to educators now doing the hard work of implementing the Common Core State Standards. The site's resources are divided into 3 areas: (a) Steal These Tools (be sure to scroll to the bottom of the page, so you'll really see the tools being offered); You're Got to Read This (again, look over the entire page to see if anything there … [Read more...]

Common Core | In Spanish!

The Common Core Translation Project has translated the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts/Literacy and Math to Spanish. The project also translated California's standards. The results are available at the link below. (posted March 4, 2013) … [Read more...]

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