Holding Schools and Students Accountable. Dr. Nancy S. Grasmick July 26,2012. RESULTS : “Is the U.S. Catching Up?”. Maryland is proud to be the top-ranked state in U.S. growth as reported in this study, and judged by Education Week to be the #1 state school system for the past 4 years.
Consistent focus on children
Maryland’s approach from the perspective of:
2002-2003 No Child Left Behind Act
New Programs – 2002-2011
Teacher/Principal Evaluations– 2002-2011
Early Childhood – 2001-2011
Percentage of Students Ready for School