The following tools and resources will support educators implement the Common Core State Standards.

Common Core State Standards - College and Career Ready Anchor Standards -

Analyze your current practice to address the CCSS -

Overview of the Michigan High School Content Expectations and CCCS Alignment -
Post Secondary Success and Overarching Expectations

MDE MMC ELA Unit Framework (Revised to Address CCSS) -

MMC ELA Unit Framework Common Components with CCSS -

Areas of Focus in ELA/Literacy CCSS - with reflective questions for teachers

Adolescent Literacy Research Recommendations -
Summary Recommendations

Act-Test Tools

The Alignment of the Common Core and ACT's College and Career Readiness System - Comparison Chart

Characteristics of Complex Text -
ACT Bookmarks

Reading Between the Lines

On Course for Success

A First Look at the Common Core and College and Career Readiness

ACT College Readiness Resources and Standards

orgs CCSS Implementation Resources from Professional Organizations, and Authors

National PTA -
Parent Resources

Publisher's Criteria Resources (CCSS writers D. Coleman and S. Piimentel)

Achieve the Core - Guides and sample lessons for CCSS implementation (very practical tools).

Excellent New Resource -
Children First Network New York

Kent ISD - Glogster of PD Resources

Carol Jago 's - Power Point on the CCSS

Carol Jago's - With Rigor for All (Chapter 1)

Excellent New Resource -
Children First Network New York

NCTE Resources on the Common Core State Standards

CSI School Improvement

Macomb ISD RtI Weebly