California Department of Education Language Arts Resources

California Department of Education

Common Core State Standards Initiative

The multi-state initiative released the CCSS on June 2, 2010. The initiative site includes information about the development and research behind the standards, appendices, the states that have adopted the CCSS, and frequently asked questions.

Recommended Reading Lists: K-5

Recommended Reading Lists: Sixth to Eighth Grade

Recommended Reading Lists: Teens, College-Bound, Young Adults

Special Lists