Educators, Parents, State and County Officials Rally For State Education Funds (VIDEO)
The Montgomery County Council of Parent-Teacher Associations (MCCPTA) hosted a news conference on May 5 at Walter Johnson High School in Bethesda.
Educators, parents, state and county officials urged Governor Larry Hogan to fully fund education in the state of Maryland.
Watch the full conference:
Here’s a list of the speakers by order:
Doug Prouty, president of Montgomery County Education Association (MCEA)
Patricia O’Neill, president of Montgomery County Board of Education
Larry Bowers, interim superintendent of Montgomery County Public Schools
Nancy King, Maryland State Senator
Anne Kaiser, Maryland State Delegate
Francis Frost, president of Montgomery County Council of Parent-Teacher Associations
Sabrina McMillan, NAACP Parents’ Council
Diego Uriburu, executive director of Identity
Jennifer Baker, principal at Walter Johnson High School
Monique Keene-King, counselor at Eastern Middle School
Bella Portillo, media assistant educator at Oakview Elementary School