Indiana - Content Standards: Social Studies

Area: 
Social Studies
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2014
Summary: 

Indiana updated the social studies standards in 2014.

Body: 

In addition to the new academic standards, the Indiana State Board of Education also approved the adoption of Content Area Literacy Standards for History/Social Studies (Grades 6-12) in April of 2014. These standards are to provide guidance to social studies teachers on expectations for integrating reading and writing skills into their classrooms.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
04/28/2016