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HCPSS Named a Best Place to Work by Forbes

Posted: May 24th, 2018

The Howard County Public School System was named one of America’s Best Employers for 2018 by Forbes magazine. HCPSS ranked No. 29 out of 500 on the national list and rated fifth within the education industry. HCPSS was the highest among the seven school systems recognized.

Forbes and research firm Statista surveyed 30,000 American employees who were working at companies with at least 5,000 employees. The survey asked respondents to rate, on a scale of zero to 10, how likely they’d be to recommend their employer to others.

Specifically, the survey asked questions about innovative working environments, generous perks, professional development and engagement, high levels of motivation among their workers and recommending their workplace to others.

The full rankings are available online.