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Colorado Academic Standards Review and Revision Process - Group 1
Standards revision committee meetings to occur during the week of October 4, 2021.
See content-specific committee pages for more information and exact meeting dates and times.
Provide continuous feedback for the social studies and the arts standards through email: email@example.com
Standards Revision Process
July 1, 2020, through June 30, 2022
|Stakeholders apply for committee membership.||October 2020- January 2021|
|Public feedback open for all content area standards in group 1.||March-April, 2021|
|Committees finalized.||March 31, 2021|
|Committees begin to meet.||May 2021|
|HB 19-1192 Commission sends history and civic standards recommendations to social studies committee.||June 2021|
|Research and benchmark report to be completed.||July-August 2021|
Social studies committee considers public input, benchmarking report, recommendations from HB 19-1192 Commission, and requirements of HB 21-1103 for Media Literacy Standards, HB 21-1200 for Financial Literacy Standards, and SB 21-067 for Civics standards.
Arts committees consider public input and benchmarking report.
For the exact date and time of each content area meeting, visit the content area's committee webpage.
|First draft of the social studies and the arts standards revisions recommendations presented to the State Board of
Education for feedback.
|First draft of the social studies and the arts standards revisions recommendations available for public feedback.||November 2021- January 2022|
|Social studies and the arts committees meet to consider public and State Board of Education feedback.||January 2022|
Summary of public feedback and draft standards revisions presented to State Board of Education.
|State Board of Education considers amendments to recommendations.||March 2022|
Final standards revision recommendations presented to the State Board of Education.
|State Board of Education considers standards revisions, possible amendments, and adopts revised standards.||May and June 2022|
What happens next?
Standards Transition Process
Anticipated July 1, 2022, - Aug. 1, 2024
- Local districts have two years to transition local standards, curriculum, and assessment to align to the revised standards.
- CDE aligned state assessments with revisions to the standards
Standards Implementation Process
Anticipated to begin August 2024
- Local districts fully implement the revised standards into their curriculum and assessments.
- CDE state assessments are aligned with standards.