CA State Standards

​CA CCSS for English Language Arts & Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects


​The CA CCSS for ELA/Literacy were adopted by the SBE on August 2, 2010.

​CA English Language Development Standards


​The CA ELD Standards were adopted by the SBE in 2012. They are unique in that they correspond with the rigorous CA CCSS for ELA/Literacy.

Model School Library Standards


The Model ​School Library Standards were adopted by SBE in 2010.  These standards address information literacy skills.

CDE Content Standards Website

​This website contains the standards as well as parent brochures in Spanish and English for all content areas.
​CDE ELA  Resources​Resources to support the teaching of the CA State Standards (CCSS) for English language arts (ELA).

eStandards App for Google Play & iTunes

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Quick and easy access online to California's State Content Standards:
- CA CCSS for English Language Arts & Literacy
- CA CCSS Mathematics
- English Language Development
- Next Generation Science Standards

​2014 CA ELA/ELD Framework


The 2014 ELA/ELD Framework has been developed to support and incorporate the California Common Core State Standards for CA CCSS for ELA/Literacy and the CA ELD Standards. The SBE (California State Board of Education) adopted the ELA/ELD Framework on July 9, 2014. Whole Document, By Chapter

​ELA Standards Bookmarks ​This resource provides a half-page reference sheet for each ELA Common Core Standard. Essential skills and concepts, academic vocabulary, and question stems relevant to the standard are noted.
​ELA Standards Progressions​View the cross‐disciplinary literacy expectations and cumulative progression for a single standard at a glance.
​To view more CA State Standards resources, please visit the Teacher and Parent Resources tabs on the left of this page.