Common Core Resources

The debate over Louisiana’s Common Core Standards has become a very vocal and passionate one. Unfortunately, it has been fueled by a great deal of misunderstanding and misinformation. To help clear some of that up, CABL offers these resources to help citizens more fully understand the Common Core standards, what they do, and why they are important to Louisiana.

 State Business, Civic & Education Advocacy Groups Say “No Political Deals” When it Comes to Common Core. (PDF)

 CABL/Education Reform Coalition Statement Supporting Common Core (PDF)

Common Core State Standards 101

 Louisiana’s Transition to Higher Standards Policy Brief (PDF)

Fordham Institute: The State of State Standards and the Common Core

Common Core Official Website

LA Department of Education Common Core Info

LA Board of Regents Common Core Fact Sheet

Conservatives for Higher Standards

Times-Picayune Editorial

Shreveport Times Editorial

Monroe News-Star Editorial

The Advocate Editorial

The Advertiser Editorial