The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) have ushered in one of the most profound educational changes in American history. To date, 46 states, the District of Columbia, and three territories have adopted the CCSS. Scholastic stands ready to provide teacher support, a wealth of Common Core-ready resources, and up-to-date information that will help you lay a solid foundation for your students, providing the skills and knowledge they¹ll need to succeed in the 21st century. Get started with the steps below.
The standards raise the bar in classroom instruction, calling for in-depth textual analysis, both written and oral, as well as an understanding of key mathematical principles and the ability to explain how they work.
Scholastic is your partner in the Common Core. Our research-based programs offer a range of materials that let you tailor your classroom instruction for students of all levels.
Scholastic has all the resources you need to keep your finger on the Common Core pulse. We’ll help you stay up to date with fresh, free content—from articles and printables to video and more.
You’ll see key information and updates about the local implementation of the Common Core State Standards. (MN has adopted only the ELA component. AK, NE, TX and VA have not adopted the CCSS.)
Click your state to get key information and updates about the implementation of the CCSS.
Learn more about how you can help your child succeed in school—and beyond.
Get started on the road to success with our Common Core-ready classroom lessons, teaching tips, videos, and a nonfiction booklist you won’t want to miss.
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The Standards lay out a vision of what it means to be a literate person
in the 21st century.