Proclamation 2015

The State Board of Education (SBOE) issued Proclamation 2015 in April 2013. The instructional materials were adopted by the SBOE in November 2014, and will be implemented in classrooms beginning in the 2015–2016 school year.

Proclamation 2015 calls for instructional materials for the following subject areas in Social Studies:

  • Social Studies, grades K–8
  • Social Studies (Spanish), grades K–5
  • United States History Studies Since 1877
  • World History Studies
  • World Geography Studies
  • United States Government
  • Economics with Emphasis on the Free Enterprise System and Its Benefits
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Proclamation 2015 calls for instructional materials for the following subject areas in Mathematics:

  • Algebra I
  • Algebra II
  • Geometry
  • Precalculus
  • Mathematical Models with Application
  • Advanced Quantitative Reasoning
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Mathematical Applications in Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources
  • Statistics and Risk Management
  • Robotics Programming and Design 

Proclamation 2015 calls for instructional materials for the following subject areas in Fine Arts:

  • Art, grades K-12
  • Music, grades K-12
  • Theatre, grades K-12
  • Dance, grades 6-12
  • Music Studies, grades 9-12
  • Musical Theatre, grades 9-12
  • Technical Theatre, grades 9-12

Proclamation 2015 calls for instructional materials for Principles and Elements of Floral Design in Career and Technical Education.

The following documents provide important information about products adopted under Proclamation 2015:

Proclamation 2015 Publishing Companies with Materials Adopted (PDF)
SBOE-Adopted Proclamation 2015 Materials
 (PDF)
Proclamation 2015 TEKS Not Addressed Report_Social Studies (PDF)
Proclamation 2015 TEKS Not Addressed Report_Mathematics (PDF)
Proclamation 2015 TEKS Not Addressed Report_Fine Arts_Art (PDF)
Proclamation 2015 TEKS Not Addressed Report_Fine Arts_Music (PDF)
Proclamation 2015 TEKS Not Addressed Report_Fine Arts_Theatre (PDF)

Links to the Proclamation 2015 public comments, and publisher responses to public comments are below:

Proclamation 2015 Instructional Materials Public Comments (PDF)
November 12, 2014—Additional Proclamation 2015 Publishers' Responses to Public Comments
Proclamation 2015 Publishers' Responses to Errors and Comments

Proclamation 2015 

Below are links to Proclamation 2015 important documents:

Proclamation 2015 (PDF)
Proclamation 2015 Questions and Answers Document (PDF)
Proclamation 2015 Publisher Handbook (PDF)
Proclamation 2015 Education Service Center Information (PDF)