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Council for Great City Schools: Common Core Videos
Louisiana’s Family Support Toolbox: Features our standards, Common Core parent guides, and assessment guides.
National PTA Parents’ Guides to Student Success: Created for grades K-8 high school English language arts/literacy and mathematics. These guides provide clear, consistent expectations for what students should be learning at each grade in order to be prepared for college and career.
A New Vision of Assessment: a concise, accessible summary of PARCC for parents.
Expanding Access – A Parent’s Guide: Learn why the PARCC assessment accommodates all students.
Sample PARCC Items: The samples presented here are designed to shine a light on important elements of the CCSS and to show how critical content in the standards may appear in PARCC’s next generation, technology based assessments.
Eureka Math Module Guides for Parents: Simple overviews of the Eureka Math Modules to help parents understand what their child will be learning in each module.
Khan Academy: Extensive video library, interactive challenges, and assessments in Math, Science, and other subjects (4th-12th)
LearnZillion: LearnZillion offers a free and growing set of Math and English Language resources for grades 2-12 that have been developed by expert teachers directly from the Common Core Standards.
Love and Logic: Positive Parenting Solutions
Positive Success: Positive Thinking – Your Key to Success
Helping Your Child Series: Aims to provide parents with the tools and information necessary to help their children succeed in school and life. These booklets feature practical lessons and activities to help their school aged and preschool children master reading, understand the value of homework and develop the skills and values necessary to achieve and grow. (Spanish Version)