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Be Connected Be Connected Video story icon
10/30/2020

MCPS is hosting a virtual Mental Health Awareness Week from October 26–31 with a week-long expo, including breakout sessions, videos and a resource fair with a question-and-answer session. Some workshops will be available in multiple languages. Visit the website at www.MCPSMentalHealth.org. Watch this video of Dr. Christina Conolly speaking with BOE President Shebra Evans about the importance of mental health and the virtual offerings available on Friday. Friday’s theme is Be Connected.

ESOL Forum ESOL Forum
10/29/2020

The Board of Education Special Populations Committee is holding a virtual town forum for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). The Committee wants to hear from you, please submit questions in advance at http://www.MCPSSubmitQuestion.org The event is November 4 from 4:00  p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and can be viewed in English and Spanish on MCPS-TV, Condado TV, the MCPS website and YouTube at www.youtube.com/mcpstv and www.youtube.com/mcpstvespanol

Distinguished Service Distinguished Service
10/29/2020

The Montgomery County Board of Education will celebrate its selection of recipients for the 23rd Annual Awards for Distinguished Service to Public Education in Montgomery County during its Virtual Event on October 30 at 6:00 p.m. The virtual presentation will be aired on MCPS TV on cable channels Comcast 34, Verizon 36, and RCN 89, as well as online at http://montgomeryschoolsmd.org.

Be Healthy Be Healthy Video story icon
10/29/2020

MCPS is hosting a virtual Mental Health Awareness Week from October 26–31 with a weeklong expo, including breakout sessions, videos and a resource fair with a Q &A session. Some workshops will be available in multiple languages. Visit the website at www.MCPSMentalHealth.org. Watch this video of Dr. Christina Conolly speaking with SMOB Nick Asante about the importance of mental health and the virtual offerings available on Thursday. Thursday’s theme is Be Healthy.

BOE Meeting 10-29 Facilities BOE Meeting 10-29 Facilities
10/29/2020

The Board of Education will hold a virtual Facilities and Boundaries Work Session today, Oct. 6, 2020. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m and will be broadcast live on Comcast Channel 34, Verizon FIOS Channel 36, RCN Channel 89, and by phone (Dial-in Number: +1-202-860-2110, Access Code: 171 503 0324).

Be Safe Be Safe Video story icon
10/28/2020

MCPS is hosting a virtual Mental Health Awareness Week from October 26–31 with a week-long expo, including breakout sessions, videos and a resource fair with a Q & A session. Some workshops will be available in multiple languages. Visit the website at www.MCPSMentalHealth.org. Watch this video of Dr. Christina Conolly speaking with Dr. Janet Wilson about the importance of mental health and the virtual offerings available on Wednesday. Wednesday’s theme is Be Safe.

Health Metrics Health Metrics
10/28/2020

MCPS has developed a health metrics grid for a phased-in return to in-person instruction. The grid is aligned with CDC guidelines and was developed in consultation with Montgomery County health officials. MCPS staff will return to the Board of Education on Nov. 6 and Nov. 10 to discuss a reopening strategy aligned with the metrics. We remain committed to providing a high-quality education to all MCPS students in the virtual model. We will continue to thoughtfully plan and collaborate with the Board of Education, MCPS staff and the community on our reopening efforts, while keeping safety at the forefront of all we do.

BOE Meeting 10-27-2020 BOE Meeting 10-27-2020
10/27/2020

The Board of Education will hold its virtual business meeting on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2020. Closed session will begin at 1:30 p.m. and the business meeting will begin at 3:30 p.m. The meeting will be broadcast live on Comcast Channel 34, Verizon FIOS Channel 36, RCN Channel 89, and by phone (Dial-in Number: +1-202-860-2110, Access Code: 171 705 2496). Meeting is rebroadcast at 1 p.m. on the Saturday and Sunday following the meeting.