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Utah's Instructional Materials Review Process

Instructional Materials Commission Meeting - 9:30 - 3:00 11/19/2015 Room 156, Utah State Office of Education

Review Samples Give-Away Day December 16, 2015, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in Basement West of Utah State Office of Education

Adoption Information

The Fall Instructional Materials Review will be for academic courses (Math, Science, Language Arts, Social Studies, Fine Arts, Health-PE, World Languages, ESL-ELL, Early Childhood)

Fall 2015 Notice of Adoption/Recommendation of Instructional Materials

Fall 2015 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

2015-2016 Course Codes

General Information

Colleges of Education

Utah Requirements for Access to Electronic Instructional Materials

Program Guidebook 

Spring 2015 Program Guidebook

Fall 2015 Program Guidebook


10 Common Criteria in the Evaluation of Instructional Materials

OER Resources

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).