Notice of Intent to Hold a Mathematics Primary Adoption
The California State Board of Education and California Department of Education are conducting a statewide primary adoption of mathematics instructional materials aligned to the Common Core State Standards with California Additions. This adoption will consider Basic Grade Level Programs, Kindergarten through grade eight; Algebra I; and Mathematics I (Integrated). The State Board of Education will take final action on a list of proposed instructional materials in March of 2014.
Assembly Bill 1246 (Chapter 668 of the Statutes of 2012), approved by the California State Legislature, and signed by Governor Brown on September 27, 2012, amended California Education Code Section 60207 and added California Education Code Section 60209 thereby authorizing the State Board of Education to conduct a primary adoption of kindergarten through grade eight instructional materials in mathematics aligned to the Common Core State Standards with California additions.
Pursuant to Education Code Section 60209 and California Code of Regulations, Title 5, Section 9517.3, the California Department of Education will assess publishers participating in the 2014 Mathematics Primary Adoption a $5,000 fee for each grade level of each program a publisher submits for consideration of adoption.
Schedule of Significant Events
Along with this notice is a Schedule of Significant Events 2014 Mathematics Primary Adoption. This information is also posted on the California Department of Education Mathematics Instructional Materials Web page at Schedule of Significant Events.
For additional information please visit the California Department of Education Instructional Materials Web page for mathematics at: Instructional Materials. You may also contact the Curriculum Frameworks and Instructional Resources Division of the California Department of Education at 916-319-0881.