TEXTBOOK ADOPTION

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Note: The 2018 Invitation to Submit Textbooks for Evaluation and Adoption in North Carolina has been updated. Dates have been revised on the Tentative Schedule for 2018 Adoption Process as well as throughout the entire 2018 Invitation. The new dates are now in effect for the 2018 textbook evaluation and adoption process in North Carolina. View the documents for complete details.

Revised Tentative Schedule for 2018 Adoption Process
(pdf, 106kb)

2018 Invitation to Submit Textbooks for Evaluation and Adoption in North Carolina -
Revised June 25, 2018

(pdf, 575kb)

Note: The NC Textbook Commission will meet on Friday, May 18, 2018 from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm in the Education Building on the fourth floor (north) in room 450A-2 . This meeting was changed from May 24, 2018.

Welcome to the Textbook Adoption home page. The material on this site provides information about the statewide textbook adoption process in North Carolina. The Textbook Commission has a membership of twenty-three members: teachers, principals, parents, and a local superintendent. The Governor appoints members to serve four-year terms. Textbooks are evaluated using criteria that is based on the North Carolina Standard Course of Study. Adopted textbooks are placed on contract for five years. You may find more information about the textbook adoption process, the Textbook Commission, the textbook catalog, and the Invitation to Submit Textbooks for Evaluation and Adoption in North Carolina in the various sections of the site.