National PTA "Parents' Guide to Success"These guides were created by the National Parent Teacher Association in response to the implementation of the Common Core Standards nationwide.North Carolina PTAEducation Northwest is an education laboratory located in the Pacific Northwest since 1966. It works with schools, districts, and communities across the country to support new and innovative programs. The following handout was created to provide parents with a history of the Common Core Standards as well as information specific to the new standards. It is available in English and Spanish.Article From education.com, an online magazine.The Council of the Great City Schools provides resources to 67 urban school districts, including Charlotte-Mecklenburg. They have created Parent Roadmaps to the Common Core Standards for English Language Arts and Mathematics for grades K-8. They are also available in Spanish.