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TEKS Streamlining

Streamlined Social Studies TEKS Adopted by State Board of Education

The State Board of Education (SBOE) gave final approval on November 16, 2018, to the streamlined social studies TEKS for K-8 social studies and five high school social studies courses.

Elementary (Kindergarten-Grade 5)

The streamlined K-5 social studies TEKS will be effective on August 1, 2020, and implemented in classrooms beginning with the 2020-2021 school year.

Secondary (Grades 6-8 and High School)

The streamlined social studies TEKS for middle school and high school will be effective on August 1, 2019, and implemented in classrooms beginning with the 2019-2020 school year.

Text of 19 TAC Chapter 113, Subchapters A - D (coming soon)

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