The COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS INITIATIVE (CCSSI) is a state-led effort coordinated by the National Governors Association (NGA) and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO).
Preparation: The standards are college and career ready.
Competition: The standards are internationally benchmarked, ensuring our students are globally competitive.
Equity: Expectations are consistent for all – and not dependent on a student’s zip code.
Clarity: The standards are focused, coherent, and clear.
Collaboration: The standards create a foundation to work collaboratively across states and districts. Georgia’s highly respected and internationally benchmarked GEORGIA.