This Campaign for High School Equity issue brief explores the issues associated with the Common Core State Standards on students of color. The brief encourages the participation of communities of color and native communities in implementing the standards.
This link to the Urban League of Chattanooga's website describes the National Urban League's Equity and Excellence Project, aimed at addressing equity issues associated with the Common Core State Standards.
This link to an April 2010 Civil Rights Research Roundtable on Education research brief explores the issues associated with the Common Core State Standards and equity. The Civil Rights Research Roundtable on Education is a function of the University of California Berkeley Law School's Chief Justice Earl Warren Institute on Race, Ethnicity, and Diversity.
This paper, authored by the ten regional equity assistance centers. It explores how the Common Core State Standards matches up to six goals of education equity previously identified by the Equity Assistance Centers.