The Howard County Public School Board of Education voted 8-0 in favor of a motion to “add in one additional 3-hour early dismissal each month for all students beginning December 2021 through May 2022.” The purpose of the calendar modification is to “provide school-based staff with additional time to address increased staff workload and to support employee well-being.”
According to HCPSS Board of Education Member, Vicky Cutroneo, the new early dismissal dates include:
- December 15th, 2021
- January 19th, 2022
- February 16th, 2022
- March 16th, 2022
- April 27th, 2022
- May 18th, 2022
Montgomery County teachers recently participated in a “MCEA Informational Car Picket & Rally at MCPS Headquarters,” which took place 4pm at MCPS headquarters (850 Hungerford Drive) on October 26th.
The purpose of the car picket and rally was to “stop the exploitation of staff” and was described as a collective action to demand that the MCPS Board of Education address outstanding educator concerns around workload.
We have a Flood Watch in effect from Sunday afternoon through late Sunday night for SE Montgomery County, DC, SE Howard County, Prince George’s County and most of Northern Va….
Thai Cottage Bistro is now open at 9613-G Medical Center Dr in Rockville, taking over the space that was previously home to Oishii Bluefin.
Sydney Montgomery, a graduate of Clarksburg High School who has helped over 7,ooo students with the college and law school admissions process, has been listed in this year’s 30 Under…
Below you’ll see the weekly message from County Executive Marc Elrich, titled “Montgomery Update: Anti-Hate Task Force Concludes Its Work:
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