The Early Years

Posted on: Thu, 10/26/2017 - 09:00
Eliminating the achievement gap continues to be a priority in school districts across the nation. Some communities are starting to recognize that efforts to eliminate the achievement gaps found among children as young as two years old can make a difference.

In My Shoes

Posted on: Thu, 10/12/2017 - 09:00
Years ago, I frequently heard the expression “Walk a mile in my shoes” as a way to encourage people to understand the perspectives of other people. And so, I decided to bring a slightly different twist to that idea.

A Teacher's First Day of School

Posted on: Thu, 09/14/2017 - 09:00
Guest blog by Mark S. Kavanaugh, 1997 Teacher of the Year. Teachers are powerful voices in our community. Dr. Alban has invited past and present Frederick County Teachers of the Year to share their thoughts about their profession. Mark Kavanaugh, 1997 Frederick County Teacher of the Year, shares his reflections on the challenges and rewards of teaching.
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