Common Core and Essential Standards Online Resource Links




 NC Education Site (Online Modules)  Online Modules for Understanding Standards and Implementing Common Core/Essential Standards


 DPI Wiki site  This link will take you to all of DPI's Wikis where you will find resources for implementing Common Core/Essential Standards for ALL subject areas


Region 1 Wiki site Information from Regional Trainings and Resources created by Regional schools and teachers.


Weastern RESA This link is to the Western RESA work on CC/ES and shares other districts' pacing and mapping work.   

ALL      This site hosts tutorials and information pertaining to the online evaluation instrument as well as training materials on the evaluation standards for both teachers and principals   


 Common Core Videos and Lessons The Teaching Channel website has several introductory videos featuring schools that have piloted the Common Core implementation; lessons are also available


 21st Century Tools Daily updates on relevant teaching topics; downloads and other resources


Common Core Instructional Shifts EngageNY hosts a video series where developers of the Common Core share insights to the instructional shifts that must take place in order to implement the new standards in English Language Arts (including standards for content area courses) and Math.

ALL Exemplar units posted by EngageNY


SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium

Sample Assessments from SBAC

Smarter Balanced is creating online (computer adaptive) assessments for the Common Core. Sample questions for assessments aligned with the Common Core (ELA and MATH) are included as a separate posting.


Engage - Curriculum Exemplars Common Core Exemplar for Elementary School ELA: Feynman’s “The Making of a Scientist” , Middle School ELA: Monk’s “Words We Live By”, High School ELA Exemplar: Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address, and Math Modules. ALL




Common Core Standards Info

Training & Events

Professional Learning Community

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