Common Core State Standards. Alan Bancroft UCMO PLC Resource Specialist [email protected] AGENDA. Background information about the CCSS Implications for assessment Overview of the ELA and mathematics CCSS. What’s the Buzz?.
Common Core State Standards
UCMO PLC Resource Specialist
Turn to your neighbor and share at least one thing that you have heard about the Common Core State Standards that you liked.
With your table group list the following on the back of your handout.
College and career readiness for all
A mobile population
1 set of standards/not 50
Sharing of resources among districts/states
Textbooks written for all states/not just the big ones
Internationally benchmarked to high performing nations
Writing (10 strands)
Speaking and Listening (6 strands)
Language (6 strands)
Standards for Mathematical Practice
Carry across all grade levels
Describe habits of mind of a mathematically expert student
Standards for Mathematical Content
K-8 standards presented by grade level
Organized into domains that progress over several grades
Grade introductions give 2–4 focal points at each grade level