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The Common Core State Standards

Guiding Principles

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Learn about the principles of development behind the CCSS from David Coleman, one of the authors of the standards. Note that this video includes principles of development for both mathematics and English language arts.

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Check your knowledge of the guiding principles by responding to the questions below:


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