IUSD's ELA/ELD Adoption

Check back for updates on the ELA/ELD pilot process

Irvine Unified is in the process of piloting new English Language Arts and English Language Development materials for K-8 students. One grade level per K-8 school is piloting across IUSD. Each pilot team will pilot two materials and in the Spring will make a decision to adopt.

  • Below you will find a timeline of our ELA/ELD Adoption process.
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K-8 Common Interests for IUSD

The K-8 teacher representatives on the ELA/ELD Adoption Committee created common interests for IUSD.
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ELA/ELD Adoption Pilot Process

One grade level team at each elementary and middle school in IUSD will pilot two sets of publisher materials during the 2016-2017 school year. Teachers on piloting teams will receive ongoing training and support from the district’s Literacy Department and publishers throughout the school year. Round one will begin in August and round two will begin in October/November.

Pilot Round One (August- November)

Pilot Round Two (November- January)

IUSD's ELA/ELD Adoption Pilot Parent Letter in English

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View our ELA/ELD Pilot Publishers Below


For more information about Benchmark, please click here.

College Board

For more information about College Board, please click here.

Houghton Mifflin

For more information about Houghton Mifflin, please click here.

McGraw Hill

For more information about McGraw Hill, please click here.

Literacy Department

Please contact us with any questions or concerns. Last updated 10/24/16