FREE English / Language Arts / Reading (ELAR) Standards Documents

Jun 30, 2014 by


Why should states pay a fortune to develop their own ELAR (English / Language Arts / Reading ) standards when they can start from a Type #1 foundation and use whatever they like from these Type #1 standards for FREE? 


The public needs to know that at least in the area of ELAR, taxpayers should not have to pay for their state to start from scratch. The work has already been done. 



2.9.14 — “Discard Common Core Standards, Replace with English Success Standards” — by Donna Garner — 


(1) An English Language Arts Curriculum Framework for American Public Schools: A Model – for Use by Any State or School District Without Charge:



11.7.13 – “New Statutory Requirements Prohibiting the Adoption or Use of Common Core – College and Career Readiness Standards Embedded Within TEKS” – Texas Education Agency —



3.11.10 – “Texas Alone at the Top: Only State To Meet All College and Career Readiness Measures” —




(2) Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills by Chapter:



(3) Alternative to Common Core English Standards – Link to English Success Standards:



Donna Garner

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