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Reports and Analysis Supporting the Development of the Colorado Academic Standards

The following reports were commissioned by the Colorado Department of Education to support the development of the Colorado Academic Standards and decisions related to the inclusion of the Common Core State Standards.


Research and Analysis Regarding the Colorado Model Content Standands* to Guide Colorado's Revision Process and Decisions

*Colorado Model Content Standards were Colorado's grade span standards prior to Senate Bill 08-212.


Colorado Academic Standards (CAS) in Mathematics and Reading, Writing, and Communicating and the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in Mathematics and English Language Arts

2009 CAS for Reading, Writing, and Communicating and 2010 CCSS for English Language Arts

2009 CAS for Mathematics and 2010 CCSS for Mathematics 



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