Common Core State Standards

DPI Toolkit

Resources From CCSSO

pptMargaret Millar, CCSSO at the WASCD Common Core Symposium Jan. 2012

Science Standards

ELA Standards

Download ELA Appendix A
Download ELA Appendix B
Download ELA Appendix C

Math Standards

Download Math Appendix A

pdfCommon Core Messaging Toolkit, June, 2010

pptCCSSO Presentation for WASCD, Feb. 19, 2010

The James B. Hunt Institute and CCSSO created a series of free video vignettes that explain the Standards in depth

ACT website: ACT has com­pleted an align­ment between the new Com­mon Core State Stan­dards and the ACT Col­lege Readi­ness Stan­dards as well as an align­ment of the Com­mon Core State Stan­dards (the course objec­tives for the ACT Qual­ity Core Courses). Ths align­ment is posted on the ACT website.

Resources from ASCD

Resources from Wisconsin DPI

Resources from WASCD

What We Know Now

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What We Know NowCollege & Career Readiness

Computer Adaptive Testing

Depth of Knowledge

Digital Learning Advisory Council


Formative & Summative Assessment

Gradual Release of Teacher Responsibility

Growth Mindset




PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports)



School Report Cards

Social Justice & Educational Equity


WIsconsin Student Assessment System




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