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Friday, November 22, 2019

WDC Luncheon on the Kirwan Commission

The Kirwan Commission on Excellence and Innovation in Education, has proposed a new education funding formula aimed at increasing equity and closing the achievement gap. Shebra L. Evans, president of the Montgomery County Board of Education and a former WDC Board member, will offer her thoughts on how the Blueprint may affect our local schools.

Saturday, November 16, 2019

2019 SHAPE Maryland Awards Banquet

Recipient for the 2019 SHAPE Maryland Distinguished Advocate for Healthful Living award.

Friday, September 13, 2019

Racial Equity Press Conference

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

First Day of School

Thrilled to welcome MCPS students back to school for the 2019-2020 school year (Quince Orchard HS, Brown Station ES, Shady Grove MS, and Arcola ES).

Thursday, November 14, 2019

The 3rd Annual BOND (Building Our Network of Diversity) Summit

Analyzing Workforce Diversity and the Impact of Male Educators of Color on Male Students of Color

Thursday, April 25, 2019

2019 Champion for Children Awards Ceremony

The celebration places a spotlight on the best and brightest of Montgomery County’s leaders in support of education. The highlight of the evening is the announcement of the Montgomery County Teacher of the Year, chosen from among three Greenblatt Excellence in Teaching Award winners.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Press Conference

Today Council President Nancy Navarro, County Executive Marc Elrich, Council Vice President Sidney Katz, Education and Culture Committee Chair Craig Rice, Councilmembers Will Jawando and Tom Hucker, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Superintendent Dr. Jack Smith and Board of Education President Shebra Evans gathered with members of the education advocacy community to announce the full funding of MCPS' #MoCo2020Budget request, closing a gap of $14.4 million in the County Executive's recommended budget.

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Verizon’s Innovative Learning initiative

Verizon’s Innovative Learning initiative is providing more than 3,000 new iPads and free internet access to students at Argyle, Forest Oak and Neelsville Middle Schools.

Sunday, November 25, 2018

The After School Dance Fund, Inc.

The After School Dance Fund, Inc. received recognition by the Montgomery County Board of Education for its important and innovative cultural and educational programming.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Labor Day Parades

The Friends of Shebra Evans at the Town of Kensington and Gaithersburg Labor Day Parades.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Montgomery County trailblazers celebrate Black History Month

On this final week of Black History Month, Montgomery County is living a lot of firsts. Shebra Evans is the first black woman president of Montgomery County's Board of Education, the largest public school system in the state of Maryland. That board is also all female, another first for the county.

Friends of Shebra Evans
P.O. Box 9712
Silver Spring, Maryland 20916

Authority:  Friends of Shebra Evans; Jeffrey M. Groce, Treasurer

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