Last updated: August 7, 2009
Governor Halts Work on Science Framework Rewrite
Governor Schwarzenegger cut funding for the revision of all
curriculum frameworks for five years.
The Curriculum Framework Committee was in the middle of
revising the science framework and had already written three
of the chapters when the governor suddenly pulled the plug
on the revision. The new framework had been scheduled to be
approved by the State Board of Education in 2010 and was to
have formed the basis for the 2012 adoption of science instructional
materials, but all that has been put on hold for five years.
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(2004) science framework.