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Board of EducationEducation Matters

Summer Preparations for the New School Year

Education Matters (July 2014): Board President Philip Kauffman talked with Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) directors and principals about the many vital activities, tasks, and works that take place over the summer months to prepare for the upcoming academic year. This one-hour special program explores new MCPS construction and maintenance projects, the hiring and scheduling process, summer training, the innovative technology initiative, and more. Guests included Donna Redmond Jones, principal, Rosa Parks Middle School; Kara Trenkamp, director, Department of Instructional Technology; Alan Goodwin, principal, Walt Whitman High School; Jeff Martinez, director, Department of Human Resources; Kathy Lazor, director, Department of Materials Management; James Song, director, Department of Facilities Management; and Todd Watkins, director, Department of Transportation.



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