The State Board of Education (SBOE) issued Proclamation 2020 at its April 2018 meeting. The adoption of materials under Proclamation 2020 is scheduled to occur in November 2019. The adopted materials are scheduled to go into classrooms in the 2020–21 school year.
Proclamation 2020 calls for English language arts and reading instructional materials for high school courses and English as a second language instructional materials for middle and high school courses.
The SBOE requires that all Proclamation 2020 pre-adoption samples of instructional materials submitted for adoption be made available to the public online. Samples are only to be accessed for review purposes and may not be reproduced without the consent of the publisher.
Proclamation 2020 Pre-Adoption Samples
Instructional materials pre-adoption samples under Proclamation 2020 can be viewed on the TEA website.
To schedule an appointment to preview pre-adoption materials at ESC-3, please contact Laura Sprinkle at 361.573.0731.
Proclamation 2020 Vendor Fair
Region 3 invites all regional school districts to participate in the Proclamation 2020 Vendor Fair held in Victoria, TX, on January 16, 2020.
This free event will give school district staff the opportunity to visit with instructional materials publishers and view products to help facilitate the textbook adoption process.
Registration for this event will begin in fall, 2019.
Publishers that wish to attend the event may contact Laura Sprinkle for more information or register HERE.
TEA Provided Information
Proclamation 2020 (PDF)
For more information, please visit the TEA Proclamation webpage.