Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

Instructional Materials and Information

The ADE will no longer publish a list of adopted materials as there is no longer an official statewide review of instructional materials.
The following links will help in selecting instructional materials:
The Achieve toolkit is a set of interrelated, freely available instruments for evaluating alignment with the standards.  It can be accessed here:
EdReports releases reviews of instructional materials and texts according to their alignment with the standards. Those reviews can be accessed here:

For more information, please contact:

Humanities Unit

Four Capitol Mall; Room 202-B
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-682-7442

Literacy Unit

Four Capitol Mall; Room 202-B
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-683-2922


Four Capitol Mall; Room 204-B
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-682-0459


State Standards

Learn more about the standards that define the knowledge and skills Arkansas students should have in order to be ready for college and careers.

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Licensure & Certification

Find critical information about renewing Arkansas educator licenses, adding areas of licensure, licensing by reciprocity from other states, background checks and more.

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