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PARCC Mathematics

The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) is a consortium of 14 states that are working together through a Race to the Top assessment grant to develop a K-12 assessment system aligned to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in English language arts/literacy and mathematics.

See the PARCC main page for information about the PARCC assessment consortium, test administration, and updates.

Resources

  • PARCC Tools and Resources [PDF]
  • Item & Task Prototypes (PARCC web site)
  • Achieving the Common Core (Achieve)
    "On the Road to Implementation: Achieving the Promise of the Common Core State Standards" identifies the key areas that state policymakers will need to consider to implement the new standards with fidelity. The guide is organized by topic with short chapters. It's not meant to be an exhaustive review or a checklist of all the issues that states and districts will need to consider as they move from adoption of the CCSS to implementation. Rather, it's meant to be the starting point from which state and district leaders and their allies can organize and begin the necessary discussions around key topics to successfully implement the standards.
  • CCSS Webinar Series

Model Content Frameworks for Mathematics

A collection of resources intended to summarize the essential matter of the Model Content Frameworks for Mathematics for grades 3 - 8.  Organized in chart form by grade level, these documents are meant to be quick, supplemental references to the Frameworks for busy educators.  Direct links are provided to the unabridged Frameworks document as well as guiding questions for districts, schools, and individual educators to assist in transitioning to PARCC and the Common Core State Standards.

Site Documents

Documents on this site require the use of the following programs:

DOC - Microsoft Word

PDF - Acrobat Reader

PPT - Microsoft PowerPoint

XLS - Microsoft Excel