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BOE Candidates Forum - Shared screen with speaker view
Deb Lang
46:45
If you are not a candidate, please stop your video and mute yourself. Thanks!
Elise Browne Hughes
46:56
What is the purpose of public education?
Elise Browne Hughes
53:30
What is your vision for curriculum and instruction, including, but not limited to, incorporating inclusivity and diversity? Please comment about President Trump’s recent calling for a more “patriotic education”, and the role that you would play in addressing this, if any.
Elise Browne Hughes
01:00:07
What did the system get right in how it has handled education during this pandemic? What did it not? How should it proceed?
Elise Browne Hughes
01:15:47
Please discuss the use and cost of MCPS’ outside attorneys, consultants and experts, and your thoughts on that (including but not at all limited to the recent info coming from MCEA that MCPS has paid $357,797 in the past two years to a law firm that touts its expertise in union avoidance)
Elise Browne Hughes
01:17:19
If you are not a candidate, please stop your video.
Elise Browne Hughes
01:21:10
What are your thoughts on SROs?
Elise Browne Hughes
01:21:17
School resource officers
Elise Browne Hughes
01:26:34
What are your thoughts about restorative justice?
WDC Diana Conway she/her
01:28:26
More foreign language, earlier
Elise Browne Hughes
01:32:16
Critique MCPS’s approach to bullying
Elise Browne Hughes
01:38:31
Given the current mental health crisis in American schools, do you feel that the arts play a role in addressing it? If so, should every MCPS student participate in the arts each year? Will you pledge to make it so?
Elise Browne Hughes
01:41:58
How can MCPS move towards greater equity throughout this vast system?
Elise Browne Hughes
01:48:18
What concerns do you hear most from the community that the Board of Ed has not yet responded to?
Elise Browne Hughes
01:48:29
Why do you think the board has not addressed?
Elise Browne Hughes
01:54:13
What change do you most want to see in MCPS and how specifically would you make that change happen?
Elise Browne Hughes
01:59:50
Do you believe that serving as a Board of Education member is a part-time job?
Elise Browne Hughes
01:59:56
Why or why not?
Jill Ortman-Fouse (She/her)
02:05:18
Great job, everyone!