Get up to speed on the Illinois Learning Standards and make a plan with your child’s teacher to help them succeed.

Below you'll find simple, relevant information, materials to share with your friends, and real life examples of how lessons and assignments might look under the new standards.

Peoria, IL teachers from PSD 150 describe what Common Core math looks like in the classroom.
This video by the Council of the Great City Schools explains how the Common Core will help students achieve at high levels and help them learn what they need to know to get to graduation and beyond.
This video by the national PTA features teachers talking about how they feel about the new standards.