US Standards - Wisconsin

 

Wisconsin State Standards

Subjects
Adoption Date
Grades
Language Arts June 2010 K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-10, 11-12
Mathematics June 2010 K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-12
Science January 1998
2010 (Literacy 6-12)
K-4, 5-8, 9-12
Literacy Standards: 6-8, 9-10, 11-12
Social Studies January 1998
2010 (Literacy 6-12)
K-4, 5-8, 9-12
Literacy Standards: 6-8, 9-10, 11-12
Health & PE HE: 2011
PE: 2010
PreK-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12
Arts Education February 2000 K-4, 5-8, 9-12
Early Childhood Education December 2011 Early Childhood (EC) (Age 3-5)
English Language Learners 2012 (WIDA) K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Media/Technology 1998 (Rev 2000) K-4, 5-8, 9-12
World Language 1997 / 2001 K-12
CTE – Common Career Technical Standards 2013 PK, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-12
Subjects
Adoption Date
Grades
Wisconsin Language Arts 1998 January 1998 K-4, 5-8, 9-12
Wisconsin Mathematics 1998 January 1998 K-4, 5-8, 9-12

Wisconsin Assessment Standards

Subjects
Adoption Date
Grades
Language Arts January 2005
(May 2005 updated)
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10
Mathematics January 2005
(May 2005 updated)
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10
Science January 2005 4, 8, 10

Wisconsin Common Core Standards

Subjects
Adoption Date
Grades
Language Arts K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-10, 11-12 2011-2012
(Full Implementation)
Mathematics K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-12 2011-2012
(Full Implementation)
Science 6-8, 9-10, 11-12 2011-2012
(Full Implementation)
Social Studies 6-8, 9-10, 11-12 2011-2012
(Full Implementation)

Wisconsin Common Core State Standards were formally adopted June 2, 2010, by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction with full implementation in the 2014-2015 school year. Bills were filed to repeal the standards but it was pulled from the floor in February 2014.

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In 2010 Wisconsin joined the the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC). Later in the year the state joined the Dynamic Learning Maps (DLM) Alternate Assessment System Consortium. In 2014-15 the state introduced the new Badger Exam 3-8, Wisconsin’s Smarter Balanced Assessment. The Badger Exam was discontinued after one year of administration.  For the school 2015-2016 introduced the Wisconsin Forward Exam.

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Last Updated: December 2017