CSSS Member Directory

Vermont
State of Vermont Department of Education State of Vermont Department of Education

CSSS Member Information:

Margaret Carrera-Bly
Science Specialist
Vermont Agency of Education
219 North Main Street
Barre, VT 05641

Email
802-479-1097

Pat Fitzsimmons
Assistant Director, Standards and Assessment
Vermont Department of Education
120 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05620-2501

Email
802-828-0196

Gail Hall
Middle/High School Science Assessment
Vermont Department of Education
120 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05620-2501

Email
802-828-0156

Kathy Renfrew
Elementary Science/Math Assessment                       
Vermont Department of Education
120 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05620

Email
802-828-6561

Organizational Structure:
Local Control

State Education Demographics

  • Number of K-12 Students: 95,408
  • Number of School Administrative Units:
    • Public Schools: 310 
    • Supervisory Unions: 60 
    • Town Districts: 262

Standards Resources:  Curriculum and Instruction

Grade Expectation Resources Grade Expectation Resources

  • Information: Grade Expectations

State Science Assessment Information

  • Given at what grades: 4, 8, & 11
  • Time of Year: Spring
  • First Operational Date: May 12-30, 2008
  • Type of Assessment: Multiple Choice, Constructed Resonse, Performance Component

NECAP Science Resources NECAP Science Resources

Other Useful State Links:

Vermont Science Initiative Vermont Science Initiative
The Vermont Southwest Science Partnership The Vermont Southwest Science Partnership
Vermont Energy Education Program Vermont Energy Education Program

Other CSSS members from this state:

Associate Members

David White