Board of EducationEducation Matters

Board Roundup and School Security

Education Matters (May/June 2018): In the Board Roundup segment, Board of Education (Board) members discussed the issues and actions of the Board, including the negotiated agreements with the three employee associations; the Distinguished Service to Public Education Awards; discussion about identifying and nurturing highly able learners; Policy JED, Residency, Tuition, and enrollment; Policy FAA, Long-Range Educational Facilities Planning; and Career Technology Education.  The program also included an in-depth discussion regarding the recent measures of the Board to ensure that our students, staff and schools are safe and secure. The show is hosted by Board President Michael Durso and featured Board Vice President Shebra Evans, Board Member Patricia O’Neill, and Student Member of the Board Matthew Post, as well as MCPS Safety & Security Supervisor Michael Harting and MCPS Department of Facilities Management Director James Song.