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Learning Standard Item Education Level Updated Element


The education level, grade level or primary instructional level at which a Learning Standard Item is intended.

Usage Notes

More than one Learning Standard Grade Level may be associated with one Learning Standard Item.

Option Set
Birth to Three73080
No school completed 01043
Preschool 00788
Kindergarten 00805
First grade 00790
Second grade 00791
Third grade 00792
Fourth grade 00793
Fifth grade 00794
Sixth grade 00795
Seventh grade 00796
Eighth grade 00798
Ninth grade 00799
Tenth grade 00800
Eleventh Grade 00801
12th grade, no diploma 01809
High school diploma 01044
High school completers (e.g., certificate of attendance) 02408
High school equivalency (e.g., GED) 02409
Career and Technical Education certificate00819
Some college but no degree 01049
Formal award, certificate or diploma (less than one year) 01047
Formal award, certificate or diploma (more than or equal to one year) 01048
Associate's degree (two years or more) 01050
Adult education certification, endorsement, or degree73063
Bachelor's (Baccalaureate) degree 01051
Master's degree (e.g., M.A., M.S., M. Eng., M.Ed., M.S.W., M.B.A., M.L.S.) 01054
Specialist's degree (e.g., Ed.S.) 01055
Post-master’s certificate73081
Graduate certificate 01052
Doctoral (Doctor's) degree 01057
First-professional degree 01053
Post-professional degree 01056
Doctor’s degree-research/scholarship73082
Doctor’s degree-professional practice73083
Doctor’s degree-other73084
Doctor’s degree-research/scholarship73085
Related Domains, Entities and Categories

Assessments -> Learning Standards -> Learning Standard Item (Data Model ID = 14648) 
Learning Standards -> Learning Standard Item (Data Model ID = 13038) 

Related Topics

Early Learning -> Program Quality 

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Replaced "Grade Level" in name with "Item Education Level". Added education level to definition. Replace code set.

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