Written prior to the development of the Common Core State Standards, this report provides states with a roadmap for benchmarking their K-12 education systems against those of top-performing nations, including the creation and implementation of common standards.
Provides a summary of the rationale and development process of the Common Core, along with a summary of the research base supporting the standards and evidence for how the Common Core State Standards prepare students for college and careers.
Describes how the Common Core State Standards can prepare students to engage in the following courses: AP English Literature and Composition, AP English Language and Composition, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Statistics, and AP Computer Science A.
This toolkit is intended to be a fully dynamic resource of information on Common Core State Standards and contains six critical areas for understanding and preparing for implementation of the Common Core State Standards.
This relationship study employs the structure of the CCSS to relate the ELA in kindergarten through grade 5 standards to a specific component of the PYP: the overall expectations of the PYP language scope and sequence.
The purpose of this report is to shed further light on teachers' implementation of state standards, including the instructional materials teachers are using to address state standards and how they are using them, their perceptions about the content and approaches most aligned with their standards, and the extent to which they are asking their students to engage in practices aligned with their standards.
The Annual Reports and Information group within the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) produces several reports each year that draw from over 25 surveys by NCES and other government agencies.
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