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DoDEA Topic Archive : Academic

College and Career Ready (CCR)

College and career readiness refers to the content knowledge and skills high school graduates must have in literacy and mathematics - including, but not limited to, reading, writing communications, teamwork, critical thinking and problem solving - to be successful in any and all future endeavors.

College and Career Readiness Standards: Literacy

The Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts & Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects (“the standards”) represent the next generation of K ‐ 12 standards designed to prepare all students for success in college, career, and life by the time they graduate from high school.