Working Together to Eliminate the Achievement Gap

MCPS students, parents and community members gathered at the Forming a Common Agenda for Black Students in Montgomery County symposium on Nov. 21. The event, hosted by the MCPS African American Student Achievement Action Group (AASAAG), provided an opportunity for all stakeholders to share their personal experiences around education and develop an action plan to communicate and advocate for African American students.

Taking Action

MCPS Spotlight: Game Changers Group

The latest edition of the MCPS Spotlight features a conversation with Chester Hardy, a counselor at A. Mario Loiederman Middle School, about the Game Changers group. Mr. Hardy meets with a group of African American students twice a month to discuss leadership, teamwork and service. The young men mentor elementary school students at Georgian Forest ES and work on several community service projects throughout the year.

Game Changers

Interim Superintendent Hosts Student Town Hall at Rockville High

Nearly 100 Rockville High School students participated in the Student Town Hall event with Interim Superintendent Larry Bowers on Nov. 19. The town hall is an opportunity for the superintendent to hear directly from students and answer their questions. The event was moderated by Eric Guerci, the Student Member of the Board of Education. The students asked about assessments, bell times, college and career readiness, and the MCPS Operating Budget.

Student Town Hall

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