Skip to main content
California Department of Education Logo

Curriculum and Instruction Resources

Resources and guidance on selected content areas, and instructional strategies to aid parents, teachers, and other education professionals in helping California’s future leaders learn, grow, and develop.
Distance Learning
Guidance and resources for teachers and families in K–12 schools regarding high quality distance learning.
Curriculum Areas
Professional development for teachers, principals, paraprofessionals, and other staff in selected curriculum areas.
Curriculum Frameworks & Instructional Materials
Information on all subject areas.
Driver Education
Resources and laws for driver education provided by public schools.
Media Literacy Resources
A collection of resources to support media literacy in the classroom.
Multi-Tiered System of Supports
A framework that aligns Response to Instruction and Intervention with the California State standards and the systems necessary to ensure academic, behavior, and social success.
Recommended Literature List
Collection of outstanding literature for children and adolescents in grades prekindergarten through grade twelve in all disciplines.
School Libraries
Information to help improve school libraries in California.
Specialized Media
Information and resources that support access to the general curriculum by students with disabilities.
Recently Posted in Curriculum and Instruction Resources
  • Virtual Educator Support Circle Webinar (added 21-May-2020)
    Hosted by the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Tony Thurmond, this Virtual Support Circle for Educators features an online panel of educators and experts to share their experiences, tips for educator wellness, and resources.
  • Designing a High-Quality Online Course (added 19-May-2020)
    The information on this page provides local educational agencies with research-based guidance that can support developing and delivering high-quality distance learning.
  • Lessons from the Field: Remote Learning Guidance (added 19-May-2020)
    This page contains local educational agency (LEA) strategies, resources, and information to improve the implementation of distance learning and support high-quality instruction for all students. They can be adapted to meet local needs.
  • Distance Learning Considerations (added 19-May-2020)
    This page provides considerations for designing and implementing distance learning opportunities for all students. It includes specific state and local educational agency (LEA) approaches that can guide decision-making.
  • 2019 ISABS Annual Report to the Legislature (added 23-Apr-2020)
    Executive Summary of the 2019 Annual Report to the Legislature of the Developing, Aligning, and Improving Systems of Academic and Behavioral Supports Grant.