Common Core State Standards

Project Description

Common Core State Standards & Career and Technical Education:
Bridging the Divide between College and Career Readiness

This is a policy brief that was commissioned by Achieve and is intended to provide information and guidance to state education leaders about how they can maximize the opportunity to better align academics and career and technical education (CTE) through the implementation of the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS).

The brief:

  • Summarizes what state leaders are currently doing with regards to implementing the CCSS into CTE
  • Provides specific strategies and supporting examples of what particular states are doing
  • Identifies common barriers and challenges that state leaders face



Download and review the brief here

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