Resources - Parents

Curriculum Areas

Language Arts

What are the Core Standards for English/Language Arts (ELA)?

The Common Core State Standards Initiative

Elementary | Secondary


What are the Core Standards for Mathematics?

The Common Core State Standards Initiative

Utah Mathematics Core Statements of Support

Elementary | Secondary


Common Core State Standards (CCSS): Frequently Asked Questions
National PTA

High Ability Students and the Secondary Mathematics Common Core

Parent and Teacher Common Core Resources

Utah State Office of Education (USOE):

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the Common Core?

2. How was it Developed?

3. How are the Standards More Rigorous?

4. What will your Children be Learning?

5. What is the Role of the Federal Government? 

6. Are Schools Giving up Local Control?

7. How will Students be Assessed on the Standards?

Video Presentations

Common Core: Building Dreams

Common Core: Building Dreams (Spanish)


Common Core State Standards 101
Alliance for Excellent Education

Common Core State Standards Initiative

Common Core: What it Means to You
Get to the Core

Data Policies and Processes
USOE State Longitudinal Data System

Milestones: Videos Regarding Grade Level Expectations

National PTA:

Utah Association for Gifted Children (UAGC)

Utah Parent Center