Common Cores Standards Official website sponsored by Council of Chief State School Officers and the National Governor's Association
Council of Chief State School Officers - national association of state superintendents – helpful communications tools
International Center for Leadership in Education – White paper on Implementing the Common Core and resources to assist with developing an implementation plan
Engage New York – this is the Common Core Site for New York State. You'll find videos, lessons and general resources here. New York will be posting curriculum units shortly to this site.
Hunt Videos – 30 videos on key topics of the common core Jordan-Granite School Districts Consortium – these two school districts have developed resources on implementing the common core
National Parent Teachers Association – communication tools for every grade regarding the Common Core State Standards
New York Department of Education – model curriculum units
Northwest Regional Education Laboratory – general resources on the common core
Ohio Department of Education – Example of common core curriculum, units of study for grades K-12
Smithfield School District RI – sample units and resources developed by a school district in Rhode Island
Student Achievement Partners – non-profit organization formed to support the Common Core State Standards
Successful Practice Network – Gold Seal Lessons – exemplary lessons developed by teachers to achieve the rigor and relevance of the common core
Teaching Channel – this website provides videos of classroom teachers presenting lessons in all content areas. Helpful to critique the instructional shifts required in the common core
Thinkfinity – Teacher resources developed by the Verizon Foundation
Utah Education network – lots of quality lessons in all content areas
CCSS ELA and Literacy standards
Appendix A - Background information
Appendix B – Text exemplars and performance tasks
Appendix C – Writing exemplars
Common Core Curriculum Maps – Funded originally by the Gates Foundation approximately 5000 teachers have contributed to the development of these units. Originally free you can still find the free document in the archived files. E-versions and hardbound copies now available for a fee.
National Council of English Teachers
International Reading Association - Common Core webinars and resources
Released Items for Reading
CCSS Mathematics Standards
High School content maps and syllabi
CCSS Appendix A
Deborah Ball –Professor at the University of Michigan – excellent videos illustrating quality math classes
Hung-Hsi Wu's Home Page – served on the Math CCSS writing group. Excellent tools & resources for high school teachers.
Illuminations – NCTM resources for teaching math (activities, lessons)
Illustrative Mathematics Project – Funded by the Gates Foundation, this site features the domains of the Common Core State Standards for K-8 and the High School. The site is being developed to provide teachers with sample items for each of the standards.
Inside Mathematics – resources and videos illustrating the mathematical practices
Mathematical Practice rubrics and supplement – Rubrics developed by a group of secondary teachers to help guide the implementation of the mathematical practices. The supplemental document provides additional resources for each of the eight mathematical practices.
Mathematical Progression Documents – Describes in detail the development of the domains.
Modeling in a Real & Complex World – Units developed by Montana University for high school mathematics
MSP Project Drew Kravin & Phil Gonzales – This site is a Math Science Partnership site that features units of study by grade level. The units were developed in partnership with classroom teachers.
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
National Common Core Coaliton – represents 8 national mathematics organizations
National Council of Supervisor of Mathematics
One hundred Plus tools on STEM for teachers – This is a tool that was prepared by a teacher who has reviewed over one hundred different math, science and STEM sites. She has used the live binder tool to organize these resources. Live binder does not screen any of these tools. Link captures many high quality sites in one place.
Stepping Stones – 40 interdisciplinary projects for grades 7-12 developed by Indian University to model real world application of mathematics
Wolfram Math World – search engine for mathematical problems
Compiled by San Marcos Unified School District: Thank you