There are many standards, frameworks, and guidelines to mine for useful information and guidance.
Massachusetts Professional Standards for Teachers of Adult Basic Education
CCRSAE: College and Career Readiness Standards for Adult Education
Science Standards & Frameworks
- The Next Generation Science Standards
- The NGSS Hub at the National Science Teachers Association
- Just before Massachusetts adopted the CCRSAE, a state team wrote the Massachusetts ABE Science Curriculum Framework, Life Science Strand (2013).
Social Studies Standards & Frameworks
- Education World's collection of links to national standards for civics, economics, geography, and history
- National Curriculum Standards for Social Studies: A Framework for Teaching, Learning, and Assessment
- National Standards for the Preparation of Social Studies Teachers, from the National Council for the Social Studies
- Massachusetts K-12 History and Social Science Curriculum Framework (2018)
High-Stakes TESTING Frameworks
- GED Performance Level Descriptors for all the tests (Math, ELA, Science, Social Studies)
- GED ELA, Science, and Social Studies
- HiSET Test at a Glance
- Citizenship supplemental educational materials and online civics practice test from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Other Massachusetts Frameworks
- ELA Framework Revised Reading Strand
- View all the old Massachusetts Frameworks for Adult Basic Education for reading, ELA, math, health, and social studies at the ACLS frameworks archive.
HQPD STANDARDS for Massachusetts Adult Education Professional Development