State Approves New Name for Common Core State Standards
On February 18, 2014, the State Board of Education revised elements of the Common Core State Standards and renamed the benchmarks the Florida Standards. The board voted unanimously to revise the student performance standards in English/Language Arts and Mathematics. The revisions followed more than 19,000 comments and suggestions from the public. The new standards are linked below. Please take a minute to look at the documents. Understanding the standards can help you to better support your child at home.