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Content Standards

Content standards were designed to encourage the highest achievement of every student, by defining the knowledge, concepts, and skills that students should acquire at each grade level.

The content standards adopted by the California State Board of Education are listed below: Printed publications can be purchased from CDE Press Educational Resources Catalog.

Current Standards

English Language Arts
Mathematics
English Language Development
Career Technical Education
Computer Science
Health Education
History-Social Science
Model School Library
Physical Education
Science
Visual and Performing Arts
World Language

Previous Content Standards

Questions: Jim Long | jlong@cde.ca.gov | 916-323-4583 
Last Reviewed: Monday, July 17, 2017
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