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Officials Voice Concerns About Improved School Funding [Video]

In his weekly meeting with the media, Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich expressed his concern about the future of Montgomery County Public Schools.

He spoke about MCPS’ s increasing health care costs, larger class sizes and budgetary shortfall. He also discussed the need for increased taxes on the wealthy.

Councilmember and Chair of the Education and Culture Committee Will Jawando also commented on the school district’s $3.3 billion budget adopted Tuesday

“I am relieved that it appears the MCPS will not have to do extensive staff furloughs or layoffs,” he said.

“However, I am deeply concerned that the involuntary transfer of teachers to vacant positions, elimination of the virtual academy, and cuts in programming will result in fewer student supports, fewer programs, and delayed implementation of early childhood education programs. I believe we should have done more to support our students and educators during these challenging times.”

Jawando, who chairs …

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