61 ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS TEACHERS ATTAIN PRESTIGIOUS NATIONAL BOARD CERTIFICATION

This year, 61 Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS) educators are among an elite group nationwide to achieve National Board Certified (NBC) status, the highest teaching credential in the nation administered by the National Board of Professional Teaching Standards. Forty-three of the county’s class of 2014 achieved certification for the … Continue reading

SCHOOL BOARD NOMINATING COMMISSION ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR TWO VACANCIES ON BOARD OF EDUCATION

November 22, 2014 — The School Board Nominating Commission of Anne Arundel County is now accepting applications to fill two vacancies for the Anne Arundel County Board of Education one representing an At Large seat (Pruski vacancy) and the other representing District 33 (Brandenburg vacancy). School Board Candidate applications to … Continue reading

AMALIE BRANDENBURG ANNOUNCES RESIGNATION FROM BOARD OF EDUCATION EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 30, 2014

Board of Education Member Amalie Brandenburg announced today that she will resign her seat effective on November 30, 2014, in order to pursue another opportunity. Brandenburg said she submitted her letter of resignation to Governor Martin O’Malley’s office earlier today. “In everything I have done in my seat on the … Continue reading

BOARD OF EDUCATION TO RECEIVE UPDATE ON TEACHER RECRUITMENT AND WORKFORCE DIVERSITY AT NOVEMBER 19, 2014, MEETING

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County will review information related to teacher recruitment and workforce diversity at its next regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, November 19, 2014. Information provided to the Board will include data on new hires, National Board Certification, employee demographics, turnover and separation from service, … Continue reading

BROADNECK HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR NAMED NATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP SEMIFINALIST

Darian Rice, a senior at Broadneck High School, has been named a semifinalist in the 2015 National Achievement Scholarship program. He is the second student from Broadneck to be recognized by the prestigious National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Semifinalists in the competition were selected from more than 160,000 students in nearly … Continue reading

FAMILIES, EDUCATORS TO RECEIVE TIPS FOR SUPPORTING STUDENT READINESS, ACHIEVEMENT AT FAMILY INVOLVEMENT CONFERENCE

Parents and educators looking for information and resources to support student readiness and enhance student achievement can find them at the Family Involvement Conference on Saturday, November 15, 2014. The conference is sponsored by Anne Arundel County Public Schools’ Office of School and Family Partnerships in collaboration with the Early … Continue reading