Raising the Bar: The Common Core State Standards 

We are excited to work together with teachers to transform expectations for all students. As a first step, we encourage all teachers to begin to review and become familiar with the Common Core State Standards.


You can find the downloadable copies of the Common Core Standards and their appendices from the Common Core website Opens in a new window icon.

After becoming familiar with the Standards, please reference the Literacy and Math Content Frameworks to understand how to build plans and instructional tasks aligned to the Standards:

If you are a CPS employee with access to the Knowledge Center, you can browse individual sections of the Literacy and Math Content Frameworks here:


Page Last Modified on Monday, March 31, 2014

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