Hawaii - Content Standards: English Language Arts

Area: 
English Language Arts
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2011
Summary: 

Hawaii uses the Common Core Standards for English Language Arts.

Body: 

Schools began phased implementation of Common Core in 2011-12 with grades K-2 and 11-12, and full implementation in 2013-14. Teachers are working collaboratively with principals and leadership to design educational tools and practices that best deliver on these standards. Common Core will help the state reach its goals of greater college attendance, readiness and graduation for our keiki.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
04/26/2016