12 COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS EARN 2019 MARYLAND GREEN SCHOOL HONORS

Twelve county public schools have earned Maryland Green School designations from the Maryland Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education (MAEOE) for their exemplary work in environmental education, sustainability action and community engagement. The green school designation is earned over the course of about two years as schools establish an effective, … Continue reading

BOARD ALTERS PROPOSAL TO ELIMINATE CLASS RANK, VALEDICTORIAN AND SALUTATORIAN HONORS FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County has altered a proposal to eliminate class rank and top class honors, opting instead to redefine the criteria necessary to be named a school’s valedictorian or salutatorian. An amendment adopted by the Board at its May 15, 2019, meeting stipulates that students … Continue reading

BOARD OF EDUCATION APPROVES NEGOTIATED AGREEMENT WITH ASSOCIATION OF EDUCATIONAL LEADERS

The Board of Education today approved a negotiated agreement for Fiscal Year 2020 with the Association of Educational Leaders (AEL), the bargaining unit which represents building administrators, coordinators, and special assistants. The two-year agreement with AEL provides the following, all of which would be funded in the operating budget as … Continue reading