ELA Resources

Knowledge Matters Campaign

The Knowledge Matters Review Tool helps educators understand how key research insights and practices are translated into curriculum design for K-8 ELA.

Curriculum Evaluation Guidelines

The Curriculum Evaluation Guidelines are designed to highlight non-aligned practices that may be present in the areas of: word recognition, language comprehension, reading comprehension, writing, and assessment.

CCSSO’s Navigating Text Complexity

A curated collection of text complexity resources, tools, and research aimed at supporting educators as they guide students learning to read and understand complex text.

Nebraska Instructional Shifts

Nebraska’s College and Career Ready Standards for ELA require key instructional shifts in practice to support student achievement and the promise of the these standards.

Publishers' Criteria

Revised Publishers’ Criteria for the Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts and Literacy, Grades 3-12.

Nebraska’s College and Career Ready Standards for ELA

EdReports Bridge Document

Utlize the Bridge document to determine how the EdReports reviews the support alignment to the Nebraska ELA standards and instructional shifts.