Education, Health, Sci-Tech

BCPS to require all staff to undergo weekly COVID testing or get vaccinated

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Public Schools on Tuesday announced that all school system employees will be required to undergo weekly COVID-19 testing or show provide proof of receiving their vaccines. “We are creating this requirement to protect the health, safety, and well-being of our students and staff during this continuing pandemic,” said BCPS Superintendent Dr. Darryl L. Williams. “The move is …


Education, Politics

Councilman Marks endorsed by Teachers Association of Baltimore County

Councilman David Marks has been endorsed by the Teachers Association of Baltimore County, which represents more than 8,000 educators. It is the second consecutive election in which Councilman Marks has been endorsed this by this organization. “I am proud to accept the endorsement of this organization, and I thank them for their support,” said Councilman Marks. “As a graduate of …


Perry Hall High, Eastern Tech educators named ‘Teacher of the Year’ finalists

TOWSON, MD. – Five Baltimore County Public Schools educators have been named finalists for the school system’s annual Teacher of the Year award for 2017 – 2018. The finalists are: Rebecca M. Eig, a Grade 2 teacher at Owings Mills Elementary School David J. Kreller, coordinator of the school-to-career transition program at Pikesville High School Megan N. Stewart, a Grade …