Parent Resources-CT Core Standards

Connecticut core standards

Smarter Balanced Parent Guides

Resources for understanding what your children should learn and be able to do this year, and helpful suggestions for supporting your children's learning at home are below:

Below is an explanation of the new test and how the results are different this year: 

Parent Resources

Click on the link below to be directed to the Connecticut Common Core Standards in the languages available.CSED logo

National PTA

Click here to be directed to the Parents' Guides to Student Success from the National PTA website. These guides are also available in Spanish. Note - scroll to the top of the page for English. 


To view the Introduction to the Common Core Standards - Information for Parents
Click here for pdf format. Click here for PowerPoint format.