Nevada Academic Content Standards
In the WCSD Curriculum and Instruction Department, we have found the following links helpful in understanding and working with the NVACS.
PTA Guide to Student SuccessThe Parents’ Guide to Student Success—in English and in Spanish—was developed in response to the Common Core State Standards in English language arts and mathematics that 48 states have adopted.
SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium SBACSBAC is state-led consortium working to develop next-generation assessments that are aligned to the Common Core State Standards and that accurately measure student progress toward college and career readiness. Nevada is part of this consortium.
North Carolina’s website with the CCSS unpacked/deconstructedAt this website, you will find the unpacking standards documents to support teachers in their understanding of the common core and essential standards. The unpacking documents demonstrate at a granular level the knowledge and skills students are expected to master at a particular grade.
The Teaching ChannelThe Teaching Channel is a video showcase -- on the Internet and TV -- of inspiring and effective teaching practices in America's schools.
Common Core Standards on your Mobile Device
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