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Dr. Henry R. Johnson, Jr.
Dr. Henry R. Johnson, Jr., Assistant State Superintendent for Curriculum and Assessment, is responsible for leading the Department's team charged with implementing the new Common Core State Standards and coming Next Generation Science Standards, as well as the assessment programs related to the Maryland curriculum.
"Dr. Johnson has been an exemplary leader and educator, and he comes to the Maryland State Department of Education at a critical time," said State Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Lillian Lowery. Prior to coming to MSDE, Dr. Johnson was the first principal of the reopened Northwood High School in Montgomery County, Maryland. For relaxation, he enjoys reading and traveling.