Minnesota Legislation

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Existing Law

Required Academic Standards: Technology and Information Literacy.

This statute, 120B.021 / Required Academic Standards, requires the Commissioner of Education to “revise and appropriately embed technology and information literacy standards consistent with recommendations from school media specialists into the state’s academic standards and graduation requirements” and review them at least every 10 years.

2018 Minnesota Statutes Education Code: Pre-kindergarten – Grade 12 / Chapter 120B Section 120B.021

September 7, 2017 – Section 120B.021 2017 edition year (current version) published electronically.

2018 Minnesota Statutes Education Code: Pre-kindergarten – Grade 12 / Chapter 120B Section 120B.021

K – 12: Speaking, Viewing, Listening, and Media Literacy Standards.

In Minnesota, the K-12 standards address viewing and media literacy, in addition to Common Core standards in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and language.

Rules: Education Department /Chapter 3501, Part 3501.0650.

2010 – Minnesota partially adopts Common Core ELA standards with state additions incorporating media literacy.
2012 – 2013 – Full Common Core ELA implementation.

Rules: Education Department /Chapter 3501, Part 3501.0650.

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