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Executive Director of Bright Minds Foundation Liz Crammond and I talk about the Access to Learning Fund

Executive Director of Bright Minds Foundation Liz Crammond and I talk about the Access to Learning Fund

April 2, 2020

The Executive Director of Bright Minds Foundation Liz Crammond and I talk about the Access to Learning Fund.

Bright Minds Foundation, the educational foundation of the Howard County Public School System (HCPSS), and HCPSS have launched an emergency Access to Learning Fund to raise money for critical education access supports for HCPSS students during the extended coronavirus school closure.

Contributions to the Access to Learning Fund may be made in the following ways:

  • Here on the Bright Minds website under DONATE
  • Text HCPSS to 501-55
  • Mail a check to the Bright Minds Foundation, 10910 Clarksville Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21042. Please designate “Access to Learning Fund” in the comment field.

Learn more here:  https://brightmindsfoundation.org/access-to-learning-fund/

Howard County Board of Education Candidate Antonia Watts

Howard County Board of Education Candidate Antonia Watts

March 31, 2020

I chat with Antonia Watts (candidate for Howard County Board of Education in District 2 in 2020).

Interview with the Comptroller of Maryland Peter Franchot

Interview with the Comptroller of Maryland Peter Franchot

March 30, 2020

The Comptroller of Maryland Peter Franchot and I discuss a number of topics happening in Maryland during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Some include:

  • Tax filing deadline extensions in Maryland
  • Economic Outlook
  • Financial institutions, small and large businesses and both individual and corporate consumers to work together
  • Suspension of Enforcement of Craft Alcohol Carryout Purchase Limits
  • Maryland Distillery industry and ways they are helping out during the coronavirus outbreak
Howard County Board of Education Candidate James Cecil

Howard County Board of Education Candidate James Cecil

March 29, 2020

I chat with James Cecil (candidate for Howard County Board of Education in District 2 in 2020).

Maryland International School in Elkridge Moves to Online Learning Amidst COVID-19

Maryland International School in Elkridge Moves to Online Learning Amidst COVID-19

March 29, 2020

On the Zoom call with me is Rebekah Ghosh who is the Head of School & Executive Director and Emily Seppa, Primary Years Program Coordinator, and Nikki Tanner, Middle years Program & Diploma Program Coordinator.

We discussed the Maryland International School Shifting to Online Learning Amidst COVID-19

 

Howard County Board of Education Candidate Gene Ryan

Howard County Board of Education Candidate Gene Ryan

March 29, 2020

I chat with Gene Ryan (candidate for Howard County Board of Education in District 5 in 2020).

Howard County Board of Education Candidate Gian Alfeo

Howard County Board of Education Candidate Gian Alfeo

March 28, 2020

I chat with Gian Alfeo (candidate for Howard County Board of Education in District 3 in 2020).

Howard County Board of Education Candidate Jen Mallo

Howard County Board of Education Candidate Jen Mallo

March 27, 2020

I chat with Jen Mallo (candidate for Howard County Board of Education in District 4 in 2020).

Howard County Board of Education Candidate Saif Rehman

Howard County Board of Education Candidate Saif Rehman

March 26, 2020

 I chat with Saif Rehman (candidate for Howard County Board of Education in District 5 in 2020).

Howard County Board of Education Candidate Yun Lu

Howard County Board of Education Candidate Yun Lu

March 22, 2020

I chat with Yun Lu (candidate for Howard County Board of Education in District 5 in 2020).