Common Core in Vermont:
Vermont Common Core

The state of Vermont has simply provided school districts with access to various curriculum frameworks and has not developed standard state implementation material.


Common Core Implementation Status

1. Teacher Professional Development
2. Curriculum Guides
or Instructional Materials
3. Teacher Evaluation
Systems

New Curriculum

State designs frameworks

State provides frameworks

State designs guides

State provides guides

Local districts only


New Assessments

PARCC member

SBAC member

ACT Aspire

Developing own CC-aligned assessments


New Expenditures

New expenditures required to implement the Common Core

Current annual education expenditures

Race to the Top Phase 2 award

(State is not a Race to the Top recipient.)


Education Database Status

P-20 development required by state law

State is capable of having a P-20 database

State has access to homeschool students’ data


Potential Impacts on Homeschooling

State currently requires homeschoolers to take state-prescribed tests and report their scores

Homeschoolers must file notice of intent to homeschool



Common Core Legislation


None at this time


Local Action Groups

Advocates and Opponents in Vermont

Representative Turner
Supports CC
1.800.322.5616
Email

Representative Campion
Supports CC
802.828.2228
Email


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Updated: 3/26/2014