Here is information about the event from Howard County Public School System from November 2nd:

Board of Education Virtual Town Hall on Spring Semester, November 9, 2020

As part of ongoing efforts to receive stakeholder feedback and answer questions related to the 2020-2021 spring semester, the Howard County Board of Education will host a virtual town hall, Monday, November 9 from 7-9 p.m. The event will be streamed live and may be viewed on the HCPSS website, or on Comcast channel 95/Verizon 42 in Howard County.

The town hall will feature a panel of HCPSS leadership and Central Office staff, who will respond to pre-submitted questions. Panelists will address as many of the submitted questions as possible within the two-hour time period.


Any students, parents/guardians, staff or community members may submit questions via Google form, which closes at 7 a.m., Monday, November 9.

Please note, there is a scheduled Board of Education meeting Thursday, November 5, during which a proposed hybrid model for the spring semester will be presented. That proposal is available on the BoardDocs website . Stakeholders may find it useful to submit questions after reviewing the proposed hybrid model.

Additionally, all stakeholders may continue to provide input to the Board of Education by emailing


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