Category: Education

Recent news articles have highlighted the plight of Dr. Andrea Kane, the Superintendent of schools of Queen Anne’s County.  In a recent lengthy newsletter to parents  she included the need for the students to become more educated on the issue of racism and related topics.  Some… Continue Reading “”

Write the County Council to ask them to reject AACPS transportation cuts!

Write the County Council to ask them to reject AACPS transportation cuts! The Board narrowly voted to cut ALL the new transportation positions from the budget that were supposed inefficiencies that, according to an independent evaluation, could save AACPS millions of dollars and improve… Continue Reading “Write the County Council to ask them to reject AACPS transportation cuts!”

Vote for Ken Baughman for District 3 Board of Education!

District 3 (Pasadena)!!! You are finally electing your Board of Ed rep. Listen regarding Ken Baughman below. He is the only candidate to be officially endorsed by the Teachers Association of Anne Arundel County (TAAAC), the Maryland State Education Association (MSEA), and the Committee… Continue Reading “Vote for Ken Baughman for District 3 Board of Education!”

Let’s get the Blueprint signed! Please help!

Things are moving quickly! The House has now officially passed (96-38) the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future and the next stop is Governor Hogan. We need to urge Governor Hogan to sign this legislation as quickly as possible We need your help to encourage him… Continue Reading “Let’s get the Blueprint signed! Please help!”

TODAY- YOU can make a difference for women and children, please do! Contact you Reps!

As you may have heard the House and Senate are holding a marathon of sessions this weekend to try to wrap up as many bills as possible in the face of closures from the corona virus. They have sent their staff homes and are… Continue Reading “TODAY- YOU can make a difference for women and children, please do! Contact you Reps!”

Women as Climate Justice Champions Join Dining for Women, Peace is Loud, UNICEF USA, and Women of Peace Corps Legacy on March 8 for an International Women’s Day celebration, “Women as Climate Justice Champions”. Livestream The impacts of climate change are not evenly distributed around the world, and they… Continue Reading “”

Please post your support NOW for the Blueprint for Maryland’s future!

A sea of blue shirts rallied at the capital this morning to hear Brit Kirwan speak and support the big bill with the 10-year implementation of the recommendations of the Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education (HB1300/SB1000).  This bill had a quadruple hearing in front… Continue Reading “Please post your support NOW for the Blueprint for Maryland’s future!”

Blueprint for Maryland’s Future Summit

Delegate Alice Cain and other supporters of full funding for the Kirwan recommendations  (Blueprint for MD) for education reform are sponsoring a summit from 2-5pm on Dec 7th.  Please spread the word, and attend if you can! Register at: tinyurl.com/AABlueprintSummit Only 40% of Maryland… Continue Reading “Blueprint for Maryland’s Future Summit”

Learn about BluePrint for Maryland’s Future! Take Action!

Come out to learn about the BluePrint for Maryland’s Future and the Kirwan Study and show your support for All of Maryland’s students! Oct 29 6:00-8:00 PM Bates Middle School, 701 Chase St, Annapolis, MD 21401 RSVP: Blueprint for Maryland’s Future For more information, click… Continue Reading “Learn about BluePrint for Maryland’s Future! Take Action!”

WISE is collecting data from AACPS students. Please help us by sharing with everyone. Thank you!

The WISE LGBTQ+ Rights Huddle is advocating for the implementation of an Anne Arundel County Public Schools policy that will provide better protections for LGBTQ+ students, including a specific anti-bullying policy, required training for teachers and staff, and improved resources for students.To show the… Continue Reading “WISE is collecting data from AACPS students. Please help us by sharing with everyone. Thank you!”