Harford Glen Names 2016 Green Teachers of the Year

From Harford County Public Schools: Harford Glen recently hosted the 7th Annual Environmental Scholarship and Green Awards event. Awards were presented to educators, students, committed volunteers, and local businesses who are dedicated to the support of Harford Glen and environmental education in Harford County Public Schools (HCPS). This year’s Green Teachers of the Year were […]

Harford County Public Schools’ Farm to School Program Named “One in a Melon,” Voted Top Farm to School Program in Maryland

From Harford County Public Schools: The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service recently awarded Harford County Public Schools (HCPS) a “One in a Melon” award for administering an exemplary farm to school program. One school district per state was selected for the award by receiving the most public nominations. “I applaud our […]

HCC Associate Professor’s Film Chosen for Columbia Film Festival; Hepler’s “Taking Back the Airwaves: The Story of the Radio Pirates”

From Harford Community College: Taking Back the Airwaves: The Story of the Radio Pirates, a film by Harford Community College Associate Professor Wayne Hepler, has been chosen for the Columbia Film Festival. The festival will take place June 24-25 in Columbia, MD. The film introduces the radio pirates who took on hurricanes and the government […]

Abingdon Elementary School Staff Recognized for Lifesaving Efforts; Citizen Advisory Committee Appointments Approved

From Harford County Public Schools: May 23, 2016 The Board of Education of Harford County met for an open business meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room of the A. A. Roberty Building and took the following actions and received the following presentations: Board Recognitions: – Superintendent’s 2016 Student Advisory Council – Abingdon Elementary […]

Darlington Hall Lobby Dedication Merges Donor’s Support of Harford Community College with Love of Hometown

From Harford Community College: Bryan and Katherine Kelly recently named the lobby in the College’s new nursing and allied health building, Darlington Hall, in honor of Bryan’s parents, Robert Joseph Kelly III and Mary Ella Kelly. They designated their gift to fund the greatest needs of the program as determined by the faculty and Dean […]

Harford Community College Faculty and Students Attend Maryland Collegiate STEM Conference

From Harford Community College: Harford Community College recently joined together with other Maryland colleges to present the 2nd annual Maryland Collegiate STEM Conference – a two-day, statewide conference about science, technology, engineering, and mathematics-related topics. The first day was dedicated to the professional development of students, an opportunity that is unique to this conference, while […]

2-Step Advancement, 2% COLA for 3,000 Harford County Public Schools Instructors

From Harford County Public Schools: On May 14, 2016, at the conclusion of impasse negotiations, the Board of Education of Harford County (the Board) and the Harford County Education Association (HCEA) reached a tentative agreement on behalf of the approximately 3,000 certificated instructional employees exclusively represented by HCEA. The agreement between the Board and HCEA, […]