Curriculum Supports for the Common Core
The below FAQs offer guidance to support educators in implementing the Core Curriculum:
Citywide Curriculum Professional Development
The DOE is providing professional development
on the following Core Curriculum programs in July and August 2014. Teachers should speak with their principals before attending these sessions. Online resources
are also available to support teachers using these programs.
- Pearson's ReadyGen (K-5, ELA)
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's Go Math! (K-5, math)
- Scholastic's Code X (6-8, ELA)
- Pearson's Connected Math Project 3 (6-8, math)
Learn more about the professional development on Common Core-aligned curriculum and instruction that the DOE provided during the 2013-14 school year
NY State Assessments and the Common Core
New York State is part of a consortium of states, the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers
(PARCC), working together to develop new state assessments. The Board of Regents is expected to vote in the fall of 2013 about whether to adopt PARCC assessments.