Social Studies - MDOE Projects and Initiatives
Standards-Based Education in Maine
Click here to learn about Maine’s current efforts to develop a standards-based system of education.
Partnership for 21st Century Skills
The Partnership for 21st Century Skills is the nation’s leading advocacy organization focused on infusing 21st century skills into education. Maine became the sixth state to join the Partnership in July 2007.
Visit the Partnership for 21st Century Skills website.
Maine Course Pathways
Developing a system to document that all high school students, through course syllabi, are given fair opportunity to demonstrate achievement of the Learning Results through multiple pathways that honor student choice, learning preferences and career aspirations.
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Middle Level Education in Maine
Providing middle level educators, parents, and policy makers with a clearer understanding of what is needed for high quality, equitable, and effective education for Maine’s 10 to 15 year olds.
Click here to learn more about Middle Level education in Maine.
Click here to learn about more Maine Department of Education initiatives.