ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS CURRICULUM
Common Core State Standards and Essential Standards
The Common Core State Standards and Essential Standards replace the NC Standard Course of Study effective August 2012. Please update your bookmarks to this new link to ensure that you are accessing the state's new curriculum standards.
The State Board of Education approved new Occupational Course of Study Standards based on the Common Core State Standards and the North Carolina Essential Standards. The new standards can be found on webpage: http://www.ncpublicschools.org/acre/standards/new-standards.
NC ELA Cursive Writing Standards
2011 EXTENDED CONTENT STANDARDS
The State Board of Education approved new Extended Content Standards based on the State Common Core Standards and the State Essential Standards in February and March of 2011. These will be operational for the 2012-13 school year. The new extended standards can be found on the following webpage: http://www.ncpublicschools.org/acre/standards/extended/