These efforts, led by the Office of the Governor in partnership with the Georgia Department of Education and State School Superintendent Woods, will address the English Language Arts (ELA) and mathematics standards currently known as the Georgia Standards of Excellence.
We will continue to update this page as the standards process moves forward.
In July 2019, we released surveys on the Georgia Standards of Excellence for Mathematics and English Language Arts. Both surveys were made available to all stakeholders, including teachers, educational leaders, business/industry, and community members. In total, from July 23 to September 26, nearly 14,000 Georgians completed the math survey and more than 11,000 completed the ELA survey. Results and key findings are below. from their responses are below.
Key Findings from the ELA Survey
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Citizens Review Committee Update
The Citizens Review Committee is composed of 21 members appointed by the Governor and State School Superintendent, representing parents, students, business leaders, educators, and concerned citizens. The Citizens Review Committee held its first meeting on December 6, 2019.
Click here for an overview of the meeting.
Updates & Resources