Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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Instructional Materials and Information

The ADE will no longer publish a list of adopted materials as there is no longer an official statewide review of instructional materials.  However, certain textbooks are still under contract; those books may be found on the lists at the side of the page.
The following links will help in selecting instructional materials:
The Achieve toolkit is a set of interrelated, freely available instruments for evaluating alignment with the standards.  It can be accessed here:
EdReports releases reviews of instructional materials and texts according to their alignment with the standards. Those reviews can be accessed here:

For more information, please contact:

Thomas Coy, Public School Program Manager
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Learning Services
Four Capitol Mall, Room 202-B
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-682-4250

State Standards

Learn more about the standards that define the knowledge and skills Arkansas students should have in order to be ready for college and careers.

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Licensure & Certification

Find critical information about renewing Arkansas educator licenses, adding areas of licensure, licensing by reciprocity from other states, background checks and more.

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