These communications tools are meant to be used by district leadership and principals when training their staff or community about academic standards. All resources are able to be modified and personalized to meet individual needs. Resources will be continually added to this page so make sure to check back often.
Parent-friendly brochure: This brochure is a brief introduction to the Colorado Academic Standards, which provide a grade-by-grade road map to help ensure students are successful in college, careers and life.
Standards Guides for Grades K-12: These user-friendly guides to the K – 12 Colorado Academic Standards are available to help families and communities across Colorado better understand the goals and outcomes of the standards.
Council of Great City Schools Video: This three-minute video explains how the Common Core State Standards will help students achieve at high levels and help them learn what they need to know to get to graduation and beyond.