The State Board of Education shall determine if a demand exists for scientifically based instructional materials that are aligned with the reading/language arts content standards pursuant to Section 60605 for languages other than Spanish and English in classrooms operating pursuant to Section 310 that apply for Reading First funds. If a demand exists, the State Board of Education shall explore ways to meet that demand, including, but not limited to, alternate format adoptions.
(Added by Stats. 2003, Ch. 773, Sec. 3.)
Education Code 310
Education Code 60605