The resources on this page are designed to help communicate information to business leaders about the New Illinois Learning Standards Incorporating the Common Core. Resources also discuss the mutually beneficial relationships between schools and local businesses.
Common Core State Standards: A New Foundation for Student Success: 2:54
This video provides an animated introduction, a history of Common Core Standards and their development, and describes how the Standards can help students find success in college and careers.
The Crucial Role of Higher Education and Business in Developing the Standards – 1:41
This video series was developed through a partnership with the Hunt Institute as part of National PTA’s ongoing effort to provide accurate information about the Common Core State Standards and to assist PTA membership with developing grassroots advocacy skills.
The Common Core State Standard videos were designed to educate parents on the Common Core State Standards and empower them to support the transition at school and at home.
"Exxon CEO defends Common Core" - Business section of Dallas Daily News