US Standards - Maine

 

Maine State Standards

Subjects
Adoption Date
Grades
Language Arts 2010 K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-10, 11-12
Mathematics 2010 K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-12
Science October 2007
2010 (Literacy 6-12)
PreK-2, 3-4, 5-8, 9-12
Literacy Standards: 6-8, 9-10, 11-12
Social Studies October 2007
2010 (Literacy 6-12)
PreK-2, 3-4, 5-8, 9-12
Literacy Standards: 6-8, 9-10, 11-12
Health & PE October 2007 PreK-2, 3-4, 5-8, 9-12
Arts Education October 2007 PreK-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12
Early Childhood Education March 2015 EC1 = Young Infants: Birth to 8 months
EC2 = Older Infants: 8 to 18 months
EC3 = Toddlers: 18 to 36 months & End of Toddler
EC = Ages 3-5
English Language Learners 2012 (WIDA) K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
World Languages October 2007 PreK-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12
Offical Standards Name
Subjects
Adoption Date
Grades
Maine Language Arts 2007 Language Arts October 2007 PreK-2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-12
Maine Mathematics 2007 Mathematics October 2007 PreK-2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-12

Maine Assessment Standards

Subjects
Adoption Date
Grades
Language Arts 2009-2010 (NECAP) 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10-11
Mathematics 2009-2010 (NECAP) 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10-11
Science 2009-2010 5, 8, 10-11

Maine Common Core Archives

Subjects
Standard Set
Grades
Implementation
Language Arts Maine Common Core State Standards Language Arts, 2010 K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-10, 11-12 2011-2012 (Educators incorporate initial Common Core Classroom activities)

2012-2013 (Classroom instruction based on Common Core)

2014-2015 (New assessment system)
Mathematics Maine Common Core State Standards Mathematics, 2010 K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-12 2011-2012 (Educators incorporate initial Common Core Classroom activities)

2012-2013 (Classroom instruction based on Common Core)

2014-2015 (New assessment system)
Science Maine Common Core State Standards Science, 2010 6-8, 9-10, 11-12 2011-2012 (Educators incorporate initial Common Core Classroom activities)

2012-2013 (Classroom instruction based on Common Core)

2014-2015 (New assessment system)
Social Studies Maine Common Core State Standards Social Studies, 2010 6-8, 9-10, 11-12 2011-2012 (Educators incorporate initial Common Core Classroom activities)

2012-2013 (Classroom instruction based on Common Core)

2014-2015 (New assessment system)
In 2011, the Maine Learning Results were updated to include Common Core as the standards for English language arts and math. Full implementation was completed in the 2012-2013 school year.
Maine joined the SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) in 2014. In 2015 Maine dropped SBAC and created the Maine Comprehensive Assessment System (MeCAS).

 

Last Updated: September 2017