Georgia has formally adopted a set of core standards for kindergarten through high school in English language arts, mathematics, and grades 6-12 literacy in science, history/social studies, and technical subjects referred to as the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards (CCGPS).  The CCGPS provide a consistent framework to prepare students for success in college and/or the 21st century workplace. The CCGPS for will ensure that all Georgia students have an equal access and opportunity to master the skills and knowledge needed for success beyond high school.