CSSS Member Directory

Missouri
Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

CSSS Member Information:

Shaun Bates
Science Consultant
Missouri Department of Education
PO Box 480
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0480

Email
573-751-4445

John Kitchens
Director of Science
Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
205 Jefferson
Jefferson City, MO 65063

Email
573-751-4445

Organizational Structure:
Local Control

State Education Demographics

  • Number of K-12 Students: 892,000
  • Number of School Administrative Units: 524 districts

Standards Resources:  Curriculum and Instruction

Missouri Curriculum Services Missouri Curriculum Services

Information: We expect assessment and curricula to be aligned to Grade Level Expectations and Performance Standards.

State Science Assessment Information

  • Date Established: 2008
  • Grades tested: 5,8,11
  • Time of Year: Spring
  • Other Details: 2009, End of Course exam: Biology

Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) Missouri Assessment Program (MAP)

Other Useful State Links:

Science Teachers of Missouri Science Teachers of Missouri

Other CSSS members from this state:

Associate Members

C. J. Evans
Linda Lacy