According to the Pennsylvania Department of Education, the Standards Aligned System is a comprehensive approach to support student achievement across the Commonwealth. Centered around student achievement are:
1. Clear Standards
2. Fair Assessments
3. Curriculum Framework
5. Materials and Resources
The standards aligned systemsupports the Pennsylvania Department of Educations vision of ensuring that all students, including every English Language learner in the mainstream classroom, can succeed in their core competencies.
In order to access the ELL component of the SAS follow these steps:
1. Visit the following website
2. Click on the heading Curriculum Framework
3. Then click on the tab ELL Overlay
- Navigate this page to read about the specific performance indicators in the areas of mathematics and literacy.