ERIC Number: ED499839
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Reference Count: 8
Maryland State Department of Education: Analysis of the Voluntary State Curriculum (VSC) in Science Grades Pre-K-8
In response to a proposal request from the state, Achieve reviewed the draft of Maryland's Pre-K-8 Voluntary State Curriculum (VSC) in Science (dated May 2004). This preliminary report summarizes their findings and also reflects the discussion that followed their presentation to representatives of the Maryland State Department of Education on October 18, 2004. This report focuses on ways that Maryland can stregthen its VSC in Science.
Descriptors: Proposal Writing, State Boards of Education, State Programs, State Standards, Science Curriculum, Research Reports, Science Programs, Elementary School Curriculum, Educational Assessment, Educational Indicators, Program Evaluation, Curriculum Evaluation
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Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Elementary Education
Authoring Institution: Achieve, Inc., Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland