Questions on Missouri Learning Standards
What are the Missouri Learning Standards?
The Missouri Learning Standards define the knowledge and skills students need in each grade level and course for success in college, other post-secondary training and careers. These grade-level and course-level expectations are aligned to the Show-Me Standards.
The Missouri Learning Standards include grade-level and course-level expectations for the following subjects:
- English language arts & literacy
- Social studies
- World languages
- Fine Arts
- Health/Physical Education
- Guidance & Counseling
- Career & Technical Education
The Missouri Learning Standards give school administrators, teachers, parents and students a roadmap for learning expectations in each grade and course. They are key to Missouri becoming one of the top 10 states for education by 2020.