The Common Core State Standards are a new set of expectations designed to ensure all students achieve college and career readiness. Forty-six states have adopted and are implementing the Common Core.
The videos on this site exemplify the key shifts that Common Core brings to classroom pedagogy. For more information on the shifts please see the Description of the Common Core Shifts. Or, listen to the teachers featured on the site in the ELA shifts video and Math shifts video and in What Does it Mean?.