A key area of the San Mateo County Office of Education's services to teachers and educators is providing curricular and instructional guidance in several content areas. This section provides a number of content area resources, administrative and instructional support, and deep, sustained professional development for educators to enhance teaching and learning in San Mateo County.
Curriculum Framework Development and Adoption
Below is the California Department of Education's schedule of K-12 curriculum framework development and adoption of K-8 instructional materials. Download a timeline of the full schedule.
Content standards and State Board of Education (SBE) adopted instructional materials
|English Language Arts/English Language Development||2022-23||2023-24|
|History-Social Science||2023-24||2017, 2023-24|
|Visual & Performing Arts||2020-21||3030-21|
Model content standards but no SBE-adopted instructional materials
Unique projects mandated by stature
|Content Area||Model Curriculum|
Executive Director, Curriculum and Instruction Services
Phone: (650) 802-5356
Phone: (650) 802-5417
Phone: (650) 802-5332
District Instructional Services