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Content Standards

Content standards were designed to encourage the highest achievement of every student, by defining the knowledge, concepts, and skills that students should acquire at each grade level.

The content standards adopted by the California State Board of Education are listed below: Printed publications can be purchased from CDE Press Educational Resources Catalog.

Current Standards

English Language Arts
English Language Development
  • English Language Development 2012

  • Brochures for Parents/Guardians
    These brochures on the ELA/literacy standards provide parent/guardians insights into what their children are learning as they progress through the grade levels. The brochures also offer suggestions for parents/guardians to support their students’ learning and a list of additional resources.

Career Technical Education
Computer Science
Health Education
History-Social Science
Model School Library
Physical Education
Visual and Performing Arts
World Language

Previous Content Standards

Questions: Jim Long | | 916-323-4583 
Last Reviewed: Thursday, February 9, 2017