As a reminder, the Maine Department of Education has scheduled a public hearing on November 15, 2018 as part of the scheduled periodic review of the Maine Learning Results. The Department is seeking public comments regarding the proposed revisions to Rule Chapter 132, revised science and technology and social studies standards.
The public hearing will take place in room 103A of the Burton Cross Building in Augusta. Anyone present may speak at the public hearing, which will be live-streamed. People that wish to speak will be asked to sign in and, preferably, provide two written copies of comments, as well as an electronic copy.
Anyone unable to attend the public hearing may send written comments by 5 pm on December 3, 2018. Written comments may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Science Standards Review,” or “Social Studies Standards Review,” or mailed to Maine Department of Education, attn: Beth Lambert, 23 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333.
Below is a list of relevant links, as well as the hearing information including a link for the live stream:
- Proposed Rule Chapter 132 (science and technology and social studies)
- Chapter 132 Notice posted October 24, 2018
- Hearing information:
- November 15, 2018
Location: Cross Office Building, room 103, 111 Sewell Street, Augusta
Time: 1:00 – 4:00pm
Live link: https://zoom.us/j/241369381
For further information about the standards review process contact Beth Lambert at Beth.Lambert@maine.gov.