Common Core

This page will have ideas and resources for our families who want to learn more about the Common Core State Standards.


The State of CT website  -

Follow this link to the home page for the Common Core Standards:

A December 2013 update from the Connecticut State Department of Education.  Provides an excellent explanation of the shifts in educational focus:  Instructional Shifts (Common Core Standards) and Detailed Information about Instructional Shifts

The following links will provide specific ideas about how you can help your child with the Common Core Standards expectations.  You may need to search for your child's particular grade level.

English / Language Arts Standards:


Mathematics Standards: