Although this site is dedicated to providing information and discussion space for PARCC and the upcoming field tests, any conversation about PARCC also requires understanding of the Common Core State Standards. Educators, parents, community members, and students should be aware of the standards and how they will impact the educational landscape in our country.
The following links and videos provide details about the Common Core and provide an opportunity for discussion.
Brief Explanation of the Common Core Standards
Common Core Standards: A Teacher’s View