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Montgomery Moving Forward Kicks Off Work on Early Care and Education

“Let us remember this as the day we got started,” said Councilmember Hans Riemer to a packed Discovery Communications auditorium on November 17. Over two hundred business and community leaders gathered for the 6th Annual Community Symposium to learn about Montgomery Moving Forward’s (MMF) new focus: Early Care and Education. The Symposium explored the economic imperative for Early Care and Education. Indeed, investment in early childhood education yields a return of at least 3:1. Sara Watson, Global Director, Ready Nation, one of the Symposium presenters, noted that investing in Early Childhood is the most effective proven driver of economic growth in MD, United States, and the world. […]

County Council Hearing Dates of Interest

HHS: Human Rights and Civil Liberties - County Minimum Wage - Amount - Annual Adjustment (12/7, 9:30am) HHS/GO: County government event sponsorship  (12/12, 9:30am) GO: Taxation - Property Tax Credit - Elderly Individuals and Veterans [...]

MCPS Superintendent’s FY 2018 Operating Budget Presentation

MCPS Superintendent Jack Smith will be presenting the Fiscal Year 2018 Operating Budget On December 13, 7:30pm at Gaithersburg High School. Free childcare (ages 4 and older) and interpretation services will be provided.

New Job Opportunities

Collaboration Council: Community of Practice for Youth Development Data and Training Assistant Identity, Inc.: Senior Program Manager, Workforce Development Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless: Accounts Payable Specialist - Admin Office Mid-Atlantic Equity Consortium: Communications and Operations [...]