Michigan Model Curriculum Evaluation

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Project Details

  • Principal Investigator: Marc Zimmerman, PhD
  • Contact Information: Susan Morrel-Samuels at sumosa@umich.edu
  • Project Dates: March 2005-September 2005
  • Funding: Contract from the Michigan Department of Community Health


This project was completed in partnership with the Michigan Departments of Health, Community Health, and Education. The goal was to evaluate the revised 4th and 5th grade Michigan Model curriculum. The PRC-MI developed a 50-item outcome measure to assess 4th and 5th graders’ knowledge, skills, and behaviors in relation to topics covered in the revised curriculum.