Comments on ESSA Draft #2, 2017

Below are the comments on the Maryland Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Consolidated State Plan - DRAFT #2, June 2017 which is available for review.. Click here for the whole plan.

Adam D. Snyder,  Chief Counsel, Opinions & Advice
Office of the Maryland Attorney General
Baltimore County Public Schools
Verletta White, Interim Superintendent
Barbara P. Canavan, Superintendent
Harford County Public Schools
Joseph L. Voskuhl, President
Harford County Board of Education
Bernard J. Sadusky,Ed.D., Executive Director
Maryland Association of Community Colleges, MACC
Bertha Knight, Child First Authority
Former Director of Enrichment, Baltimore City Schools and Member of the Maryland State Advisory Council for Gifted and Talented Education
Brad W. Young, President
Board of Education of Frederick County
Candace Cortiella, Director, The Advocacy Institute
Ricki Sabia, Senior Education Policy Advisor
National Down Syndrome Congress
Cara Jackson
Demaune A. Millard, Interim President & CEO
Family League of Baltimore
Decoding Dyslexia Maryland, State Leaders
Laura Schultz, Lisa Blottenberger, Pamela Guest, Karleen Spitulnik
D’Ette W. Devine, Ed.D., President, PSSAM
Cecil County Public Schools
Superintendent of Schools
Dawn K. Branch, President
Cecil County Board of Education
Jack R. Smith, Ph.D.
Superintendent of Montgomery County Public Schools
José Luis Barata, Coordinator of STEM Initiatives
School of Science and Technology
Jim Rosapepe, Maryland State Senator
Joy Schaefer, MABE President and
Jill Ortman-Fouse, MABE ESSA Committee Chair
Katherine C. Rigler
Katharine W. Rylaarsdam
Larry Hogan, Maryland State Governor
Latisha Corey, President, Maryland PTA
Legislative Policy Committee
Maryland General Assembly
President Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr., Co-Chair
Speaker Michael E. Busch, Co-Chair
Legislative Services
Office of Policy Analysis, Maryland General Assembly
Warren G. Deschenaux, Executive Director
Kelsey-Anne Fung, Caroline L. B. Boice,
Sara C. Fidler and Rachel H. Hise
Liz King
Leadership Conference Director of Education Policy
The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

Lupi Qinteros-Grady
Prince George’s County Public School (PGCPS) Board of Education
Director of the Maryland Multicultural Youth Center
PGCPS Parent
Madeline Yates, Executive Director
Campus Compact Mid-Atlantic
Margaret E. Williams, Executive Director
Maryland Family Network
Maryland Coalition for Community Schools (MD4CS)
Maryland Coalition on Equity (MCoE)
Maryland Education Equity Coalition
Maryland Hunger Solutions, Michael J. Wilson
Maryland State Education Association (MSEA)
Nancy S. Grasmick, Presidential Scholar
Former Maryland State Superintendent of Schools
Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS)
Kevin M. Maxwell, Ph.D., CEO
Sherry Mervine
Charles County Public Schools Teacher
Sonja Brookins Santelises, Ed.D.
Chief Executive Officer, Baltimore City Schools
Stephen T. Schroth, Ph.D., Professor & Graduate Program Director, Early Childhood Education Department, Towson University
Sue Fothergill, Associate Director of Policy
Attendance Works
Teach Plus
Teacher Leader Recommendations For Maryland’s New Accountability Framework:
Policy Brief to the Maryland State Board of Education and Maryland State Department of Education
Theresa Mitchell Dudley, President
Prince Georges' Educators' Association
Title I Committee of Practitioners
William E. Kirwan, Chairman
Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education
World Language Specialists (Ten)


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