The Division of Instructional Quality provides guidance, materials and resources to
educators regarding curriculum, instruction, assessment and regulations passed by the
Pennsylvania State Board of Education (Pa. Code, Title 22, Chapter 4) related
Standards Aligned System
The Division of Instructional Quality maintains and supports
the Standards Aligned System (SAS) which
is the Pennsylvania Department of Education's digital curriculum and
instruction resource site. SAS is comprised of six distinct elements which provide a common framework for continuous student, teacher, and school and district growth. The elements are Standards, Assessment, Curriculum Framework, Instruction, Materials and Resources, and Safe and Supportive Schools. Numerous resources for teaching and developing high quality educational programs are available on the SAS.