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Innovation in Action: State Pathways for Advancing Student-Centered Learning

The Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) is proud to release a new framework state education leaders and policymakers can use to find innov...

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Roadmap for Competency-based Systems: Leveraging Next Generation Technologies

The Innovation Lab Network- a network of nine states facilitated by the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO)-, and 2Revolutions, a national...


Common Core Implementation Video Series

The Hunt Institute and CCSSO Release Common Core Implementation Video Series


Analysis of U.S. and International Educational Goal Frameworks

A two-part analysis demonstrating (1) common themes across international educational goal frameworks, and (2) common foundational skills across U.S. ...


Webcast: State Chiefs Discuss Implementing New Accountability Systems

Watch CCSSO's webcast of chiefs discussing state NCLB waiver implementation. Chris Cerf, Commissioner of Education for the New Jersey Department of E...


Special Education Resources for General Educators

This website was designed to provide general classroom educators with quick access to information and professional development about addressing the n...


Online Computer-Based (Testing) Decision Making Tool

This is a link to a website intended to assist state education agency personnel make decisions and implementation plans associated with moving from a...


SCEL Toolkit for SEAS to Increase District Leadership Capacity

In an effort to help states meet the needs of their districts, especially underperforming districts, SCEL has developed this toolkit for SEAs to use ...


Expanded Learning Opportunities (ELO) Toolkit

This online toolkit was developed by the Expanded Learning Opportunities (ELO) program at CCSSO to support chief state school officers and state educ...


Adolescent Literacy Toolkit

CCSSO’s Adolescent Literacy Toolkit was developed by the Council and multiple partners in response to a state-identified need to develop the skills, ...


Surveys of Enacted Curriculum Online Tool and Data Reporting

The purpose of this site is to encourage teacher reflection and conversation about classroom practice and instructional content

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Improving Teaching and Learning Using SEC Data: Online Professional Development with CCSS

CCSSO has worked with a consortium of three states to develop an online professional development guide for educators on how to use CCSSO's Surveys of...


InTASC Lumibook: An Interactive Guide to Understanding and Applying the InTASC Standards to Teacher Effectiveness and Student Success

CCSSO, in collaboration with School Improvement Network, has released an innovative online resource to promote collaborative professional learning fo...


CCSS Forward: State Resources and Success Stories to Implement the Common Core

States across the nation are collaborating to develop tools and resources to implement the Common Core State Standards (CCSS).

Featured Digital Resources

  • Expanded Learning Opportunities (ELO) Toolkit

    This online toolkit was developed by the Expanded Learning Opportunities (ELO) program at CCSSO to support chief state school officers and state education agency staffs in your efforts to implement high-quality ELOs. This toolkit includes research on ELOs, content related to state implementation of federal ELOs (e.g. 21st Century Community Learning Centers, Supplemental Educational Services), as well as information about state-based programs.