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{{MDDOE}}The Maryland State Department of Education published a mission statement on its website:<ref>[http://www.marylandpublicschools.org/msde/aboutmsde/department_info.htm ''Maryland State Department of Education,'' "About MSDE," accessed January 22, 2014]</ref>
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{{Quote|The mission of MSDE is to provide leadership, support, and accountability for effective systems of public education, library services, and rehabilitation services.}}

Revision as of 12:35, 30 January 2014

Maryland Department of Education
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Agency Profile
Superintendent:Lillian Lowery
FY 2013 Budget:$7.49 billion[1]
Website:Department Home Page
The Maryland State Department of Education oversees public K-12 instruction in Maryland. The department managed 1,424 schools and 869,113 students during the 2012-13 school year.[2]

Structure

Mission

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The mission statement of the Maryland State Department of Education reads:[3]

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

The mission of MSDE is to provide leadership, support, and accountability for effective systems of public education, library services, and rehabilitation services.

Leadership

The current Superintendent of Education is Lillian Lowery. The following list details her cabinet officials:[4]

  • Chief Academic Officer: Jack Smith
  • Chief Financial Officer: Stephen Brooks
  • Chief Performance Officer: Penelope Thornton Talley
  • Chief of Staff: John White
  • Executive Director: Anthony South
  • Legal Counsel: Elizabeth Kameen
  • Special Assistant to the State Superintendent: Special Projects: Cindy Hasselbring

Departmental divisions

The Department of Education has 10 divisions managed by the officials listed below:

  • Academic Policy and Innovation: Mary Gable
  • Business Services: Robert Crawford
  • Career and College Readiness: Katharine Oliver
  • Curriculum, Assessment and Accountability: Henry Johnson
  • Early Childhood Development: Rolf Grafwallner
  • Educator Effectiveness: Jean Satterfield
  • Library Development and Services: Irene Padilla
  • Rehabilitation Services: Suzanne Page
  • Special Education/Early Intervention Services: Marcella Franczkowski
  • Student, Family and School Support: Maria Lamb

Organizational chart

The following chart outlines the organizational structure of the Maryland State Department of Education:[4]

Maryland State DOE Organizational Chart.jpg

Recent news

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