Skip to main content
California Department of Education Logo

Common Core State Standards: Link to Listserv

California Department of Education
Official Letter
California Department of Education
Official Letter
September 7, 2011

Dear County and District Superintendents and Charter School Administrators:

COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS: LINK TO LISTSERV

up-to-date on all the information, resources, and opportunities to participate as the implementation of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) progresses. Administrators and teachers, along with parents and the public, are invited to subscribe to the CCSS listserv account. By subscribing, you will receive updates by e-mail notification as new information is released. To subscribe to the CCSS listserv, send a “blank” message to join-commoncore@mlist.cde.ca.gov.

The CDE currently offers a number of communication resources to keep the field informed about the implementation of the new standards. For example, the CDE Common Core State Standards Resources Web page located at http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/cc/ provides links to the standards and general overviews for each content area, curriculum tools and documents, and webinars and presentations about the CCSS. In addition, the CDE SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium Web page located at http://www.cde.ca.gov/ta/tg/sa/smarterbalanced.asp provides information regarding California’s participation as a governing state in the SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium. As part of the CCSS listserv, you will be notified whenever either web page is updated with new references, resources, or requests for input and collaboration from the field.

Thank you in advance for your continued interest and involvement as we prepare students for a globalized society utilizing the 21st century skills reflected in the CCSS.

If you have any questions regarding the listserv, please contact Cynthia Gunderson, Education Programs Consultant, Curriculum Frameworks Unit, by phone at 916-319-0451 or by e-mail at cgunderson@cde.ca.gov.

Sincerely,

Tom Torlakson

TT:ta

Last Reviewed: Thursday, March 10, 2016

Recently Posted in Editorials & Letters

  • Revision of the Health Education Framework (added 15-Sep-2016)
    Recruiting Curriculum Framework and Evaluation Criteria Committee Members for the Revision of the Health Education Framework for California Public Schools: Kindergarten Through Grade Twelve.
  • 2016–17 Model School Attendance Review Board (added 13-Sep-2016)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents and Charter School Administrators regarding the 2016–17 Model School Attendance Review Board Recognition Program.
  • CA Computer Science Standards (added 13-Sep-2016)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents and Charter School Administrators regarding recruiting focus group members for the creation of Computer Science Standards for California Public Schools: Kindergarten Through Grade Twelve.
  • High School Voter Education Weeks (added 12-Sep-2016)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents, Charter School Administrators, High School Principals, and Elementary School Principals regarding the 2016–17 Civic Learning Awards and application.
  • 2016–17 Civic Learning Awards (added 12-Sep-2016)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents, Charter School Administrators, High School Principals, and Elementary School Principals regarding the 2016–17 Civic Learning Awards and application.

  • Green Ribbon Schools Recognition Program (added 08-Sep-2016)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents, Charter School Administrators, and Principals regarding the California Green Ribbon Schools Recognition Program request for applications 2016–17.
  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (added 08-Sep-2016)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents, Direct-Funded Charter Schools, and High School Principals regarding Free Application for Federal Student Aid available October 1, 2016.
  • 2016–17 Specialized Secondary Programs (added 06-Sep-2016)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents, Direct-Funded Charter Schools, and High School Principals regarding 2016–17 Specialized Secondary Programs Grants.
  • September Is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month (added 01-Sep-2016)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents and Charter School Administrators regarding recognizing September as Suicide Prevention Awareness Month.
  • 2016 Feria De Educación, Education Fair (added 01-Sep-2016)
    Joint Letter to Select High School Superintendents and Principals regarding the 2016 Feria De Educación to be held on Saturday, October 1, 2016.