STEPHANIE SHERON – Chief of Strategic Initiatives, Montgomery County Public Schools
RUSCHELLE REUBEN – Chief of Teaching, Learning, and Schools, Montgomery County Public Schools
BYRON JOHNS – Chair, NAACP of Montgomery County, Maryland Chapter’s Education Committee and Parent’s Council
JANEL A. GEORGE, JD – Director, Racial Equity in Education Law and Policy Clinic at Georgetown University
Racial and ethnic disparities are evident throughout Montgomery County Public Schools - from reading levels, participation in higher level classes, graduation rates, suspension and discipline rates, and staff. Learn about parental concerns and related advocacy. Find out how the leadership of Montgomery County Public Schools is responding to this crisis. Discover the role that “critical race theory” could play in addressing this issue.
An opportunity for Q&A will follow the presentations.