Common Core State Standards Instruction in the Warren Hills Regional School District
As is currently required by the New Jersey Department of Education, and by state law, all curricula in the English Language Arts and Mathematics Departments are aligned to the Common Core State Standards. Courses taught in the Social Studies, Science, Technology Education, and Business Departments are aligned to the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects. More information on the Common Core State Standards is available at corestandards.org and on the Department of Education website. Below are brief pamphlets from the National PTA organization regarding instruction in the Common Core.
Greatschools.org has published videos demonstrating Common Core in practice in middle school classrooms. To view them please click here. Videos en español cliquea aquí.
For a brief overview of the PARCC Assessments, the tests which measure mastery of the Common Core State Standards, please click here.