Transition Tools: Ohio's New Learning Standards: K-12 Social Studies

Make your classroom's transition to the Ohio's New Learning Standards in Social Studies easy using the tools and aids you'll find below.

Alignment Toolkit: Phase 1 Gap Analysis

This tool allows educators to closely examine the Ohio's New Learning Standards and Model Curricula to determine the degree to which their current curriculum addresses the concepts and skills found there, as well as see the required cognitive levels.

Instructions for Using the Gap Analysis Toolkit


Last Modified: 8/21/2014 3:15:23 PM

Pursuant to ORC 3301.079 (B) (3) and 3313.60, it is the responsibility of Ohio's local boards of education to vet and approve curriculum and educational materials for use in the public schools within their district. The use of any materials posted or linked to on the Ohio Department of Education website, including materials within the Common Core State Standards or Appendices or any state model curricula or other educational resource material, is entirely up to the discretion of each local board of education.