Information for Educators

Aligned with Standards of Most Schools and School Districts
NdCAD Home Learning Kits are aligned with Common Core, District Strategic Plans and the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). If you are an educator or work within an educational institution, NdCAD Home Learning Kits are an essential part of education for 21st Century scholars. 

Common Core Alignment

Learners can:

  • Demonstrate learning independence and build strong content knowledge
  • Adapt their communication to various audiences and learning tasks
  • Read and comprehend as well as critique and evaluate evidence
  • Use technology and digital media strategically and capably
  • Appreciate cultural perspectives and experiences 

District Strategic Plans and ESSA Alignment

Use Home Learning Kits for:

  • Family and community engagement
  • Positive school and district culture
  • Effective and culturally relevant instruction
  • Supporting a Well Rounded Education (as defined by ESSA), including
    activities that align with Arts, Humanities, Science, Social Studies, English, Math, Health and Physical Education

Other Practical Classroom Uses

  • Read-a-louds and teaching comprehension strategies 
  • Supplemental resource to support digital learning plans
  • A guide to plan and host parent and family engagement workshops
  • A resource for lesson planning (virtual or in-person)

If you have additional questions about ordering large quantities for your classroom, school or school district, please contact us at 651-209-3355 (ask for Susan Martin or Gevonee Ford) or email