ERIC Number: ED239417
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Invitation to Submit for Adoption in California Basic Instructional Materials in the Areas of: Art, Music, Bilingual-Bicultural, English as a Second Language, and Foreign Language; 1983-84.
California State Board of Education, Sacramento.
This Invitation to Submit Materials provides an overview of the total instructional materials adoption-distribution process and specific instructions relating to initial submissions for materials to be used in California schools--kindergarten through grades 1 to 8--in the areas of art, music, bilingual and bicultural education, English as a Second Language, and foreign languages. The State Department of Education distributes the invitation to publishers interested in participating in the process. The introductory pages of the document provide information on the framework/adoption cycle, legal authority, adoption process, instructional materials funding, ordering and distribution process, and special approvals. The following attachments are included: framework/adoption cycle; education code provisions and instructional materials; specimen copies of the "List of Instructional Materials Submitted for California State Adoption"; International Standard Book Number; instructions for completing "Program Descriptions"; legal compliance (social content) standards; criteria for evaluating instructional materials; specimen copy of "Price Quotation on Instructional Materials"; specimen copy of "Statement of Textbook Specifications"; specimen copy of standard agreement (contract) between the State Board of Education and the publisher; and payment approval process and procedures. The document also includes a list of acronyms and a schedule of significant events for the 1983-84 adoption process. (PB)
Descriptors: Art Education, Bilingual Education, Compliance (Legal), Elementary Education, English (Second Language), Guidelines, Instructional Development, Instructional Materials, Media Selection, Multicultural Education, Music Education, Publishing Industry, Second Language Instruction, Textbook Content, Textbook Selection, Textbook Standards
Publication Sales, California State Department of Education, P.O. Box 271, Sacramento, CA 95802 ($2.75; California residents add sales tax).
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Board of Education, Sacramento.