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Utah's Instructional Materials Review Process

Fall 2015 Newsletter

Adoption Information

The Fall 2016 Instructional Materials Review will be for academic titles including Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, World Languages, Health/PE, Fine Arts, Early Childhood and ELD/ELL/ESA titles.

Fall 2016 Adoption Announcement

Fall 2016 Adoption Schedule


Bid File Text Format (Refer to page 9 of the Fall 2015Program Guidebook)

Bid File Preparation Information

Building a Bid Sheet

Course Codes

2016-2017 Course Codes

General Information

Colleges of Education

Utah Requirements for Access to Electronic Instructional Materials

Program Guidebook 

Fall 2016 Program Guidebook

Spring 2016 Program Guidebook


10 Common Criteria in the Evaluation of Instructional Materials

Open Education Resources  

UTAH OER Collective - Application form

U. S. Department of Education #GoOpen Intitiative

State Instructional Materials Review Association (SIMRA)

SIMRA Intro Video

Interested in reviewing instructional materials? Are you a highly qualified educator with a current license?  If so, complete the application form and e-mail it to alan[dot]griffin[at]schools[dot]utah[dot]gov(Alan Griffin).