Standards Aligned System

The Standards Aligned System (SAS), developed by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, is a comprehensive, researched-based resource to improve student achievement. SAS identifies six elements that impact student achievement: Standards, Assessments, Curriculum Framework, Instruction, Materials & Resources, and Safe and Supportive Schools. Schools and educators across Pennsylvania are supported in their efforts to implement SAS by the development of a state-of-the-art portal.

Will Your Students be Future Ready?

Will Your Students be Future Ready?

The SAS Institute, Future Ready PA: Transforming Student Pathways, is scheduled for December 9-12, 2018. The Pennsylvania Department of Education seeks proposals that focus around one or more of the following:
  • Create awareness of student pathways re: industry credentials, career opportunities
  • Highlight the need for partnerships between education and labor and industry
  • Showcase pathway models that represent business, apprenticeships, higher education, career and technology education, military, STEM, computer science, etc.
  • Situate ESSA, equity, and Future Ready PA Index as key concepts in furthering school success.
Questions may be directed to or

More SAS News

Sept, 18, 2018

Unique Performance Opportunity

The PA School Board Association (PSBA) is offering a unique opportunity to ...

Sept, 13, 2018

Are You Ready for an Innovation Challenge?

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvani...

Sept, 4, 2018

Gaming Creates Excitement About Career Exploration

Access some engaging career exploration games developed by Simcoach Games,...

Please wait...