San Mateo County School Boards Association Releases Position Paper on Common Core

"Common Core is Uncommonly Good for Kids," writes the San Mateo County School Boards Association in their third position paper released April 7, 2014.

Press Release Full Position Paper

Higher Education Endorses the Common Core

In an unprecedented action, the four systems of higher education announced their endorsement of Common Core standards and have engaged in a comprehensive, coordinated approach for implementation that links the K-12 system with higher education on standards, assessments and teacher training.

State Board Commends Higher Education’s Endorsement of Common Core and Comprehensive, Coordinated Approach for Implementation

Common Core State Adoption Map

Looking for Information on State-wide Testing?

For the most recent information on the 2015 CA State Testing System, which includes the Smarter Balanced Assessment, please visit our webpage:

CA Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP)