A community that is informed, connected, and empowered can advocate for positive change. The Prince George's Parents will be a premier leadership development organization and advocates for better schools and voice of authority on leadership diversity in our country.
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UPPER MARLBORO, MD. (WUSA9) – Prince George’s County school officials restored their promise to cover the cost of Advanced Placement exams for low-income students, hours before protestors who launched at petition planned to picket the Board of Education.
The Prince George’s County chapter of the NAACP wants County Executive Rushern Baker to remove public schools Superintendent and CEO Kevin Maxwell immediately, following a number of incidents within the school system.
Many Students and parents in Prince George’s County are outraged after learning they will have to start paying for their Advanced Placement exams. As a result of this action, Prince George’s students plan to protest outside the School Board meeting (Sasscer Administration Building) on Thursday over the cutback in funding of AP tests.