FOSS Hands-Down Favorite Among Big Districts in California Science Adoption

November 2007
Educational Marketer;11/26/2007, Vol. 38 Issue 23, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the effects of School Specialty Publishing's Full Option Science System (FOSS) curriculum on educational development in the U.S. It reveals that the programs and hands-on activities of FOSS dominated the elementary segment with a 76% market share. The Board of Education then rejected the recommendation of the state Curriculum Commission to limit hands-on activities to 20% of instruction materials.


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