Publications

​The Maryland State Department of Education publishes numerous documents for a wide variety of audiences. Below are links to some of our most popular publications.

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Reducing and Eliminating Disproportionate Impact: Technical Assistance Guide to Address Disproportionality in School Discipline
Reducing and Eliminating Disproportionate Impact: Technical Assistance Guide to Address Disproportionality in School Discipline
June 2017
Maryland Teacher Staffing Report 2016-2018

MSDE Mandated Report: Required Statutorily Mandated Reports, JCR Reports, and Action Requirements, June 2017
MSDE Required Statutorily Mandated Reports, JCR Reports, and Action Requirements, June 2017
The 2016-2017 Kindergarten Readiness Assessment Report
Study of Funding Provided to Public Schools and Public Charter Schools in Maryland December 2016​
Study of Funding Provided to Public Schools and Public Charter Schools in Maryland December 2016​

2016 Review of Local School System Master Plans, December 2016
2016 Review of Local School System Master Plans
December 2016




Policies & Procedures for the Development & Continuous Improvement of Career and Technology Education Programs of Study
Policies & Procedures for the Development & Continuous Improvement of Career and Technology Education Programs of Study
September 2015
Judy Center Report 2015 The Association between Judy Center Services and Kindergarten Readiness August 2015
Fact Book 2014-2915 

Early College Credit FAQ Frequently Asked Questions about the Dual Enrollment Provisions of the College and Career Readiness and
Early College Credit FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions about the Dual Enrollment Provisions of the College and Career Readiness and College Completion Act of 2013
January 2014

Maryland STEM: Innovation today to meet tomorrow's global challenges 2014
Maryland STEM:
Innovation today to meet tomorrow's global challenges 2014


Physical Education Facilities Guidelines For New Construction And Major Renovations,June 2011
Physical Education Facilities Guidelines For New Construction
And Major Renovations

June 2011

A Tiered Instructional Approach to Support Achievement for All Students, June 2008
A Tiered Instructional Approach to Support Achievement for All Students
June 2008