Education Action Team

The Education Action Team aims to inform the community about threats to public education from the current administration and to identify action steps that promote respect, fairness, opportunity, and funding for all students.

Education Action Team Goals for 2018

  • Track, inform, and share actions about local issues related to APFO and HCPSS infrastructure needs
  • Fight privatization and vouchers
  • Back state and local candidates who support public education

Board of Education candidates and general race information

Howard County Board of Education Candidates Survey

Education News

In the Public Interest, a research nonprofit dedicated to promoting the common good and democratic control of public goods and services, released a new study suggesting how local school districts can keep the unchecked growth of charter schools from draining money away from traditional public schools.

Kirwan education commission back to work on most politically sensitive task — how much it will cost

Guest Opinion: Poll results don’t reflect pre-kindergarten reality

Poll: Marylanders back spending more on school safety, career education, but less support for pre-K and teacher pay

Maryland Gov. Hogan will sign bill offering many community college students free tuition