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Common Core Parent Workshops

This is a series of materials, websites and guides aimed at helping parents navigate the Common Core Standards.

  • CommonCore Shifts for Students and Parents
    These practical guides (In English and Spanish) provide steps that parents can take to improve their child's learning of the Common Core.

  • What DoParents Need to Know?
    A series published by Education Northwest to keep regional stakeholders informed about the Common Core initiative.

  • Parents' Guide to Student Success
    The Parents' Guide to Student Success was developed by the National Parent Teacher Association (PTA) in response to the Common CoreStandards. The National PTA® created the guides in English and Spanish forgrades K-8 and two for grades 9-12 (one for English language arts/literacy and one for mathematics).

  • Common Core for Families
    A website maintained by the New York City Department of Education that provides Common Core resources in several languages.

  • A Parent's Guide to the Common Core Standards
    A helpful article on that provides an explanation of the Common Core for parents.

  • NewYork State P-12 Common Core Learning Standards
    The New York State P-12 Common Core Learning Standards for English Language Arts & Literacy and the New York State Common Core Learning Standards for Mathematics include all of the national Common Core State Standards, in addition to the New York-recommended additions approved by the Board of Regents on January 10, 2011. New York State also added Prekindergarten standards.