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Schedule of Significant Events

Schedule of Significant Events for the 2014 Mathematics Primary Adoption approved by the State Board of Education (SBE) at its May 8-9, 2013 meeting.
Event Date(s)
Survey of publisher interest October 2012
Curriculum Framework and Evaluation Criteria Committee meets to develop criteria November 1–2, 2012
Instructional Quality Commission (IQC) approves reviewer application and adoption timeline December 10, 2012
IQC recommends evaluation criteria to the State Board of Education (SBE) December 10, 2012
Assembly Bill 1246 takes effect January 1, 2013
SBE approves modifications to California additions to the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics January 16–17, 2013
SBE approves reviewer application and adoption timeline January 16–17, 2013
SBE approves initiation of emergency regulations process. Authorizing legislation must be in place; regulations are good for 180 days. January 16–17, 2013
SBE adopts evaluation criteria for CCSS-aligned instructional materials January 16–17, 2013
Recruitment of reviewers (at least 90 days per 5 CCR §9513) January 18–April 18, 20131
Invitation to Submit Meeting (Sacramento) January 28, 2013
Small publisher fee waiver requests due February 13, 2013
RSVP for second publisher briefing due March 6, 2013
SBE takes action on publisher fee waiver requests March 13-14, 2013
Second publisher briefing (Sacramento) March 20, 2013
IQC recommends reviewers to SBE April 19, 20132
SBE appoints reviewers May 8-9, 2013
Submission List for programs (and other forms) due May 15, 2013
Non-refundable publisher participation fees due June 12, 2013
Reviewer Training (Sacramento) June 18-21, 2013
Publishers provide samples of instructional materials to reviewers and Learning Resource Display Centers July 5, 2013
Independent Review July-August 2013
Reviewer Deliberations (Sacramento) September 10-14, 2013

SBE holds public meeting to receive comment (5 CCR §9524(a))

October 2013
IQC makes recommendation November 21-22, 2013
SBE holds a public hearing to receive comment (Education Code 60203 and 5 CCR §9524(b)) January 2014
SBE takes action on recommendation January 20143

1 Applications will continue to be accepted until sufficient reviewers are selected. If necessary, reviewers will serve provisionally until SBE action.

2 May be a conference call and/or Mathematics Subject Matter Committee meeting.

3 New mathematics adoption list established.

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