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.
September 7, 2017 – Section 120B.021 2017 edition year (current version) published electronically.
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.
2010 – Minnesota partially adopts Common Core ELA standards with state additions incorporating media literacy.
2012 – 2013 – Full Common Core ELA implementation.