Santa Clara University


Independent Study provides weekly lesson plans for independent study, rural, small school, and home schooling settings. The lesson plans are based on the Character Based Literacy Program and are mapped to the Common Core State Standards in ELA. (Subscription required). 

If you are an educator or administrator interested in the Independent Study program and would like example lesson plans or temporary access to the subscriber site, please e-mail 
These Web lesson plans are the property of Santa Clara University and the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics.