Standards and Frameworks can be described in three categories: Content standards, Common Core State Standards and Curriculum Frameworks.
California curriculum frameworks provide guidance for implementing the standards adopted by the State Board of Education.
Information on Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) is available here.
Information on the College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Framework for Social Studies State Standards is available on the National Council for the Social Studies website
Content standards were designed to encourage the highest achievement of every student, by defining the knowledge, concepts, and skills that students should acquire at each grade level.
Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in English-language arts and mathematics were adopted by the State Board of Education (SBE) on August 2, 2010.
The Smithsonian Learning Lab is a major rethinking of how the digital resources from across the Smithsonian’s 19 museums, 9 major research centers, the National Zoo, and more, can be used together, for learning.