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Education Code - EDC

TITLE 2. ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION [33000 - 64100]

  ( Title 2 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

DIVISION 4. INSTRUCTION AND SERVICES [46000 - 64100]

  ( Division 4 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

PART 28. GENERAL INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS [51000 - 53315]

  ( Part 28 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

CHAPTER 1. Education Program [51000 - 51057]

  ( Chapter 1 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

ARTICLE 2. Definitions [51010 - 51021]
  ( Article 2 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

51010.
  

Unless the context otherwise requires, the definitions set forth in this article govern the construction of this part.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

51011.
  

“Educational program” means the entire school-sponsored offering for pupils of a district, including in-class and out-of-class activities.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

51012.
  

“Common state curriculum” means the basic curriculum which is prescribed by the proper authority for all elementary schools, or all secondary schools, or all elementary and secondary schools.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

51013.
  

“Curriculum” means the courses of study, courses, subjects, classes and organized group activities provided by a school.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

51014.
  

“Course of study” means the planned content of a series of classes, courses, subjects, studies, or related activities.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

51015.
  

“Course” means an instructional unit of an area or field of organized knowledge, usually provided on a semester, year, or prescribed length-of-time basis.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

51016.
  

“Class” means an organized group of pupils within a school who are pursuing a particular course, subject or activity.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

51017.
  

“Governing board” means that board of education or governing board of any county, city and county, city, or district which has the duty to prescribe the course of study for the schools of the county, city and county, city, or district.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

51018.
  

“State board” means the State Board of Education.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

51019.
  

“Philosophy” means a composite statement of the relationship between the individual and society based upon beliefs, concepts, and attitudes from which the goals and objectives of the district are derived.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

51020.
  

“Goal” means a statement of broad direction or intent which is general and timeless and is not concerned with a particular achievement within a specified time period.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

51021.
  

“Objective” means a devised accomplishment that can be verified within a given time and under specifiable conditions which, if attained, advances the system toward a corresponding goal.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

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