The Board of Education has requested community comment regarding its revised Policy IEA, Framework and Structure of Early Childhood and Elementary Education. The policy was revised to affirm the Board’s commitment to a challenging and comprehensive educational program for young students.
The policy cites the importance of the intellectual, social, emotional, and physical growth and development of students in their early learning years. It also emphasizes the partnership with parents, families, and community stakeholders in supporting student success. The draft policy is available at the link below. Copies of the draft policy also are available through the Public Information Office by calling 301-279-3391.
Individuals who wish to provide comments should respond in writing by May 4, 2007. All responses should be sent to the Office of the Superintendent of Schools, 850 Hungerford Drive, Rockville, Maryland 20850. The responses will be shared with the Board of Education.