PreK teachers and the Common Core: Preparing Young Children for Success in Kindergarten and Beyond. Dr. Lisa S. Goldstein Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA [email protected] Common Core State Standards?. Big questions about the CCSS. What are they, actually? Why do we need them?
PLUS: District of Columbia, Guam,
Puerto Rico, American Samoa,
Northern Mariana Islands, US Virgin
Islands, Dept of Defense schools
Q: Are the Common Core State Standards great? Are they “meh?” Are they awful?
A: It doesn’t matter. The CCSS are already here (in 45.5 states).