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Learning Resource Display Center

The Learning Resource Display Center (LRDC) serves as a regional preview center for K-8 State Board of Education (SBE) adopted instructional materials. The LRDC is a resource to pre-service teachers, educators, business partners, and community members by:

  • Providing a central location for the preview of K-8 instructional materials adopted by the California State Board of Education.
  • Providing an appropriate public display of learning resources under consideration for state adoption and facilitating public review and comment (required by Education Code Section 60202).
  • Serving as a review site to evaluate state-approved instructional materials for local adoption and use.

The LRDC is located at an off site location and is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and after hours by appointment. Please call to reserve 619-718-4987.

An overview regarding Standards, Curriculum Frameworks, Instructional Materials Adoptions, and Funding can be found here.



2017 Program-Submissions for History-Social Science

The San Diego Learning Resource Display Center has received all programs submitted for the SBE History-Social Science (HSS) Instructional Materials Adoption. Materials will be available for review starting, Monday, June 5, 2017. Please call or email to set-up a date and time for your visit. Also, public comment is invited for the HSS programs under consideration. For more information, click on the following links. 

2019 Revision of the Health Education Framework

The CDE, Instructional Quality Commission, and State Board of Education are commencing the revision process for the Health Education Framework. Information and updates concerning the revision of the Health Education Framework can be found on the link below.

2016 History-Social Science Framework

The curriculum framework for History-Social Science was adopted by the State Board of Education on July 14, 2016. 

2016 Science Framework Revision

SB300 calls for the revision of the science framework to align with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). For information regarding the revision of the Science Framework click on the link below. The State Board of Education will take action on the CA Science Framework (June 2016 version) and any IQC-recommended edits at their meeting on November 2-3, 2016.

2016 Recommended English Language Arts/English Language Development Instructional Materials

Education Code Section 60211 authorized the State Board of Education to adopt instructional materials for kindergarten and grades one to eight (k-8), inclusive, that are aligned to California Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy in History Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects (CA CCSS for ELA/Literacy) and the California English Language Development Standards (CA ELD Standards) in November 2015. The recommended programs are categorized by five program types; Type 1 (Basic ELA), Type 2 (Basic ELA/ELD), Type 3 (Biliteracy), Type 4 (Intensive Intervention), and Type 5 (Specialized ELD).




SBE Adopted Instructional Materials Lists

Common Core State Standards (CCSS)

Curriculum Frameworks & Instructional Materials

Instructional Materials Adoptions Information