Instructional Materials Evaluation Tool

Author: Student Achievement Partners

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A tool for evaluating a comprehensive textbook or textbook series for alignment to the Shifts and major features of the CCSS. For use with ELA/literacy materials for grades K-2 or 3-12 and for mathematics materials K-8 or high school. The IMET is a tool within the Materials Alignment Toolkit, developed in partnership with Achieve, the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) and the Council of Great City Schools (CGCS).

Use this tool to:

  • Inform decisions about purchasing
  • Evaluate previously purchased materials to identify neces­sary modifications
  • Build understanding of what aligned materials look like

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