Interactive Maps

C-SAIL’s interactive map series is an evolving project with more maps to come.

The maps below provide state-verified data about the timeline of implementation of college- and career-readiness (CCR) standards, aligned assessments, and more. Learn more about our map project.


State Accountability Systems and the Policies that Support Them

In this interactive map series, we describe the current state of accountability systems and the college- and career-ready policies that support them following the U.S. Department of Education’s approval of state plans under the Every Student Succeeds Act.

January 2019 


State Instructional Practice Support Systems and the Policies that Support Them

In this interactive map series, we compare how state education agencies influence instructional practice through teacher preparation policies, professional development models, and more.

January 2019 


State Teacher Evaluation Policies and the Features that Make Their Implementation Successful

This series of maps visualizes teacher evaluation policies across all 50 states and how they rank in each of the five policy attributes, known to make policies successful. There are six maps total.

May 2017


State College- and Career-Readiness Policies and the Features that Make Their Implementation Successful

This series of maps visualizes how specific, consistent, authoritative, powerful, and stable college- and career-readiness policies are across all 50 states. There are six maps total.

May 2017


First Year College- and Career-Readiness Standards were Expected to be Fully Implemented Across the State

This map highlights the first year college- and career-readiness standards were expected to be fully implemented across each state.

June 2016


First Year Assessments for Grades 3-8 were Expected to be Fully Aligned to College- and Career-Readiness Standards

This map highlights the first year assessments were expected to be fully aligned to college- and career-readiness standards in each state.

June 2016


Tests Used in Grades 3-8 during the 2015-16 School Year

This map highlights the assessment used for grades 3-8 in the 2015-2016 school year in each state. 

June 2016