Common Core State Standards
The Tennessee School for the Deaf Language Arts Department uses the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts & Literacy instruction implemented by the state of Tennessee. The standards were written in order to prepare all students to be college and career ready.
Tennessee State Standards for Pre-K-12
The Tennessee State Standards is a guideline used in every classroom across the state of Tennessee to provide instructional consistency. The Tennessee School for the Deaf language arts curriculum follows the state standards and is designed to develop students' reading and writing skills. To review specific writing goals, visit the following websites: