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Common Core - Building Dreams

Common Core - Building Dreams (Spanish)

What is the Common Core?

How was it developed?

How are the standards more rigorous?

What will your children be learning?

What is the role of the Federal Government? 

Are schools giving up local control?

How will students be assessed on the standards?

How will assessment data about the standards be used?

What every parent should be asking about education data (PTA)


Common Core - What it Means to You

Scholastic CCSS Parent/Teacher Resources

Curriculum Areas

Language Arts

What are the Core Standards for English/Language Arts?

Key Takeaways from the Common Core Standards for English/Language Arts



What are the Core Standards for Math?

Key Takeaways from the Common Core Standards for Mathematics


Statements of Support for the Utah Math Core

Recommended Links

Utah Core Fact vs. Fiction
High-Ability Students and the Utah Mathematics Core
Mathematics Information for Parents
Parents' Guide to Student Success
Utah Association for Gifted Children
Utah Parent Center
Common Core 101
National PTA - CCSS Frequently Asked Questions