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Model Curriculum Projects

Curricula in a specific topic developed pursuant to legislation.

Model curriculum projects are initiated in response to specific legislation calling for a state-developed curriculum in a specified topic or disciplinary area of study. Typically these projects are done under the supervision of the State Board of Education (SBE) or the Instructional Quality Commission, usually with an advisory committee made up of experts and/or teachers in the topic of study.

2020 Ethnic Studies Model Curriculum
  • Public Input Webinar
    A webinar will be held on January 9, 2018, to collect public feedback on the model curriculum project.
César E. Chávez Model Curriculum
  • César E. Chávez Model Curriculum External link opens in new window or tab.
    Research Center is now available. Contains several thousand primary source documents and more than 500 pictures from historical archives.
Human Rights and Genocide Model Curriculum
Questions:   Curriculum Frameworks and Instructional Resources Division | CFIRD@cde.ca.gov | 916-319-0881
Last Reviewed: Wednesday, November 29, 2017
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  • Public Input Webinar (added 29-Nov-2017)
    The California Department of Education (CDE) will conduct a Webinar to gather public input on the 2020 Ethnic Studies Model Curriculum project.
  • Model Curriculum Projects (added 29-Nov-2017)
    Curricula in a specific topic developed pursuant to legislation.