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Ethnic Studies Model Curriculum Events

This timeline is subject to change. The State Board of Education (SBE) will only take action on changes to the approved timeline if they affect Instructional Quality Commission (IQC) or SBE action dates.
Milestone Event Date

Public Input Webinar

January 9, 2018

IQC recommends Timeline, Model Curriculum Advisory Committee (MCAC) Application, and Guidelines

May 17–18, 2018

SBE approves Timeline, MCAC Application, and Guidelines

July 11–12, 2018

Recruitment of MCAC members

August 1 – October 17, 2018

IQC recommends MCAC members

November 15–16, 2018

SBE appoints MCAC

January 9–10, 2019

Three MCAC meetings

February 14–15, 2019

March 21–22, 2019

April 25–26, 2019

IQC reviews draft curriculum and approves for public review

May 16–17, 2019

IQC posts draft curriculum for public feedback

June – August 2019

IQC analyzes field review results and revises draft curriculum

September 19–20, 2019

IQC recommends draft curriculum to the SBE

November 14–15, 2019

SBE action on draft curriculum

January or March 2020

Statutory deadline for SBE action

March 31, 2020

Questions:   Curriculum Frameworks and Instructional Resources Division | | 916-319-0881
Last Reviewed: Thursday, June 13, 2019