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What Everyone Needs to Know About the Common Core State Standards

What EVERYONE needs to know about COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS 45,750,000 Students will take the tests starting in 2014 2,972,000 Public school teachers will teach to the new standards 89,890 Public school districts will participate 45 States plus Washington D.C., and 4 territories What are Common Core State Standards? I'm ready for my first job. I'm getting ready for college. Common Core State Standards are a shared set of rigorous benchmarked standards developed at the state level to prepare students to compete and succeed in college and the workplace. How will success be evaluated? FORMATIVE ASSESSMENTS throughout the school year to track progress and inform instruction. SUMMATIVE ASSESSMENTS at year end to measure student achievement compared to peer group norms. Full Proficiency What every STUDENT needs to know: THE COMMON CORE WILL CHALLENGE STUDENTS to take learning to new levels. Point me in the right Show me how Get me ready to Don't just keep me busy, make me care. direction, then let me to research prove my point. and analyze. take on the world. GREATER EXPECTATIONS ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS MATHEMATICS English Language Arts staircased by gradel • Reading Comprehension informative and literary text Writing Skills including research, and making arguments, explanations, and presentations Speaking and Listening including the presentation of increasingly complex information • Language Skills including vocabulary development and formal English facility New, More Rigorous Mathematics staircased by gadel Academic Expectations • Counting & Cardinality • Operations & Algebraic Thinking • Numbers & Operations • Solve problems with more time, using a variety of tools • Demonstrate mastery of complex test items using a variety of answering techniques • Cite evidence, substantiate answers, (Base 10 and fractions) • Measurement & Data • Geometry • Rations & Proportional Relationships • The Number System • Expressions & Equations • Functions • Statistics & Probability and defend conclusions • Demonstrate technology, writing. and critical thinking skills 7 THINGS students can do now to get ready Improve GET READY Improve your computer skills Practice writing vocabulary What every TEACHER needs to know: In the Common Core classroom, expectations are high, as teachers prepare students to meet the rigorous requirements of college and the job market. Common Core teachers will: • Become familiar with the new standards and build targeted lesson plans • Create a balanced assessment plan and use assessment data to inform instruction • Focus on fewer topics in greater depth • Set expectations for higher standards • Let students take responsibility for achievement • Create a generation of curious, skillful, resourceful young adults • Structure situations that encourage problem solving • Communicate and collaborate with parents TAKE STUDENTS ON A DEEP DIVE INTO INSTRUCTIONAL TEXTS MAKE MATH LESSONS COME ALIVE (3 x 3)-4 = 7 THINGS teachers can do now to get ready assignmen Encourage critical thinking Common CoreREADY Teach subjects Align lessons with GET in-depth Learn to love data Want more info? Visit Download CTB's new "Getting from Here to Core" eGuide. Watch & Download a 1:40 animated video on Common Core State Standards. Mc Graw Hill CTB Education Read more Be curious Take online Defend your work Practice with test item

What Everyone Needs to Know About the Common Core State Standards

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This infographic illustrates what everyone needs to know about the Common Core State Standards. Special sections for teachers and students include great tips on how to prepare for the coming rigor and...




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