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Amy Fuller, Kindergarten Teacher, Centennial Lane Elementary School

May 10th, 2017

Fuller has quickly established herself as a leader in teaching kindergarten, and is one of a handful of teachers piloting the Early Childhood Demonstration Teacher Initiative.

Counselor of the Year Call for Nominations, Due June 9

May 9th, 2017

The Howard County Association of Counseling and Development (HCACD) would like to recognize individuals who have made significant contributions to the counseling profession through its annual Counselor of the Year and Advocate of the Year awards.

Howard County High School Student Recognized as Presidential Scholar

May 9th, 2017

Centennial High School senior Tingyu Li has been honored as a U.S. Presidential Scholar by the U.S. Department of Education.

HCPSS Students Present Statewide Watershed Report Card

May 9th, 2017

Middle and high school students from nine Maryland counties, including Howard County, will present a statewide watershed report card to state delegates and senators, and representatives from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, at the Maryland Watershed Summit.

HCPSS Letter on Special Education Report

May 5th, 2017

Acting Superintendent Martirano issued an open letter regarding reports by the District Management Council.

HCPSS Congratulates Eight National Board Certified Teachers

May 5th, 2017

National Board Certification is the highest-level credential in the educational profession. Teachers who achieve National Board Certification have met rigorous standards through intensive study, self-assessment, peer review and expert evaluation.

HCPSS Students and Teachers Share their Stories at ‘StoryStrong’

May 3rd, 2017

Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) teachers and high school students will share personal narratives through live spoken word, visual storytelling, and recorded audio at the first-ever “StoryStrong Live.”

Northfield Elementary School Launches Intergenerational Partnership

May 3rd, 2017

Northfield Elementary School (NES) is partnering with the Lutheran Village at Miller’s Grant to promote intergenerational learning between students and Miller’s Grant residents.

Ronald Bowman, Instrumental Music Teacher, Gorman Crossing Elementary School

May 3rd, 2017

Bowman’s unwavering passion for music instruction has spread to the entire school community, where almost every student is involved in a music class – an almost unheard of participation rate.

Acting Superintendent Martirano Begins by Visiting Howard County Public Schools on his First Day

May 3rd, 2017

Dr. Michael J. Martirano started as Acting Superintendent for the Howard County Public School System today and will visit three schools on his first day with the school system.