Standards and Assessments

Standards & Assessment Implementation Guide for Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, Smarter Balanced Assessment System, and Dynamic Learning Maps

The 2014-2015 Implementation Guide builds on the work of previous years. This document has been developed by content and assessment staff at the Agency with guidance from the Implementing Standards and Assessment Advisory Council (ISAAC). It describes the major steps that are being taken this year to support implementation efforts.

As reference, review the Standards & Assessment Implementation Guide for Common Core State Standards (CCSS), Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), Smarter Balanced Assessment (SBAC Assessments) System, and Dynamic Learning Maps (DLM).

Grade Expectations

Each supervisory union board shall ensure the written and delivered curriculum within their supervisory union is aligned to the following standards/grade expectations:

Assessment Links


Monthly Highlights: College & Career Ready Standards

These highlights contain a compilation of professional learning opportunities related to implementation of the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics and English Language Arts and Next Generation Science Standards.



Michael Hock, Director of Educational Assessment, at or (802) 479-1288

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