CSSS Member Directory


Michigan
Michigan Department of Education Michigan Department of Education

CSSS Member Information:

Ruth Anne Hodges
Curriculum Manager
Michigan Department of Education
608 W. Allegan Street
Lansing, MI 48933

Email
517-241-2219

Megan Schrauben
Integrated Education Consultant
608 W. Allegan Street
Lansing, MI 48909

Email
517-335-3199

Tamara (TJ) Smolek
Science Ed. Research Consultant
Office of Standards & Assess.
Michigan Dept of Ed
608 W. Allegan St.
Lansing, MI 48909

Email
517-241-3458

 

Organizational Structure:
Local Control; Competency-based high school credit

State Education Demographics

  • Number of K-12 Students: 1.5 million
  • Number of School Districts or Administrative Units K-12: 548 traditional school districts + 296 Public School Academies (Charter Schools)

Standards Resources:  Curriculum and Instruction

Michigan Curriculum Framework Science Benchmarks Michigan Academic Standards

  • How Organized: Grade Level Content Expectations: K-7; High School Content Expectations (organized by discipline): 8-12
  • Last Updated: January, 2009

State Science Assessment Information

Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) Michigan Student Test of Assessment Program (M-Step)

  • Given at what grades: 4,7, 11
  • Time of year: Spring
  • Other Details: Online