Title I is the federal government’s largest federal assistance program for elementary and secondary schools. It is a program that provides help to those schools and school districts that serve low income students as well as students who are in need of improving their academic achievement in basic subjects. It encourages families to participate in the education of their children.
Council of Great CitySchools: Parent Roadmaps to the Common Core State Standards (ELA and Math). Provides guidance to parents about what their children will be learning and how they can support that learning in grades K-8 (Available in English and Spanish/Disponible en Español)
Council of Great CitySchools: This three-minute video explains how the Common Core State Standards will help students achieve at high levels and help them learn what they need to know to get to graduation and beyond.
Text Messages is a monthly podcast providing families, educators, out-of-school practitioners, and tutors reading recommendations they can pass along to teen readers. Each episode will feature in-depth recommendations of titles that will engage and excite teen readers.