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Schedule of Significant Events

2015 English Language Arts/English Language Development Instructional Materials Adoption Revised Schedule of Significant Events.
Revision to be approved by the State Board of Education at its March 11-12, 2015 meeting.



Instructional Quality Commission (IQC) approves reviewer application and Schedule of Significant Events (Timeline)

November 21–22, 2013

Survey of publisher interest

November 2013

State Board of Education (SBE) approves reviewer application and adoption Timeline

March 12–13, 2014

Recruitment of reviewers (at least 90 days per 5CCR§9513)

April 1– December 1, 2014

SBE action on IQC’s recommended ELA/ELD Framework, includes public hearing

July 9-10, 2014

Publisher Briefing: Overview of 2015 ELA/ELD Adoption Evaluation Criteria

July 30, 2014

IQC recommends reviewers and revised Timeline to SBE

September 18–19, 2014

Publisher Briefing: In-Depth Review of 2015 ELA/ELD Adoption Evaluation Criteria

October 23, 2014

SBE appoints reviewers and approves revised Timeline

November 13–14, 2014

IQC recommends reviewers and approves training materials (§9512h)

November 20–21, 2014

SBE appoints reviewers and approves training materials (§9512h)

January 14–15, 2015

Invitation to Submit Meeting (Sacramento)

January 28, 2015

IQC recommends revised Timeline and non-Instructional Quality Commissioner facilitators to SBE February 5–6, 2015

Small publisher fee reduction requests due

February 11, 2015

SBE takes action on publisher fee reduction requests, revised Timeline, non-Instructional Quality Commissioner facilitators March 11–12, 2015

Submission List information for programs due by 5:00 p.m. PST

March 17, 2015

Reviewer Training (2 sessions)

Session I:
 Facilitator Training: April 13, 2015
 Reviewer Training: April 14–17, 2015
Session II:
 Facilitator Training: April 27, 2015
 Reviewer Training: April 28–May 1, 2015

Non-refundable publisher participation fees due

April 20, 2015

Publishers provide samples of instructional materials to reviewers and Learning Resource Display Centers on or before 5:00 p.m. PDT

Session I: May 1, 2015
Session II: May 15, 2015

Independent Review

Session I: May 1–July 12, 2015
Session II: May 15–July 26, 2015

Publisher pricing due by 5:00 p.m. PDT July 2, 2015

Reviewer Deliberations (2 sessions)

Session I: July 13–17, 2015
Session II: July 27–31, 2015

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

August 20, 2015

IQC makes recommendation

September 24–25, 2015

SBE holds public hearing to receive comment (Education Code 60203 and 5 CCR §9524(b))

November 4–5, 2015

SBE takes action on recommendation

November 4–5, 2015


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