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Live blog: press conference with MCPS superintendent Joshua Starr

Live blog: press conference with MCPS superintendent Joshua Starr

By Sarah Cutler

October 15, 2011

New MCPS superintendent Joshua Starr answered questions from members of the high school press in a press conference Oct. 18, covering a variety of topics, including math acceleration, No Child Left Behind and the attendance policy. A replay of the live blog is below. Read More »...

Multimedia: Meet the new teachers

Multimedia: Meet the new teachers

By James London

September 5, 2011

This year, Whitman welcomes some new faces around school: art teacher Erica Apatov, Spanish teacher Kathryn Bransford, social studies teacher Katherine Chery, science teacher Elisa Hidalgo and Spanish teacher Derrick Ryan. To learn more about a particular teacher, click on his or her image below. ...