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BCF recently commissioned a report on equity and school funding in Maryland from The Education Trust which shows deep gaps in funding across Maryland, particularly in districts that serve students of color. We’re sitting down with Robert Ruffins of The Education Trust on December 20 to discuss the report and how equity can be included in the effort to reform education in Maryland. 
Tuesday November 27, 2018

Donor Advised Funds

A donor-advised fund is a convenient and powerful used by many BCF donors carrying out their charitable giving plans. But how do they work? We'll sit down with Robert Waldman, co-managing partner at Venable LLP, and Jenn Farrell, BCF donor services officer, to talk in detail about donor-advised funds.

Jennifer Farrell
Donor Services Officer
Andrew Waldman
Communications Officer
Robert Waldman
Co-managing partner at Venable LLP

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Tuesday October 30, 2018

School Leadership

How do strong school leaders affect academic achievement? We discuss that with Roxanne Forr, Baltimore City Schools Director of Principal Leadership Development and Marc Martin, principal of the Commodore John Rodgers School.  

Andrew Waldman
Communications Officer
Roxanne Forr
Baltimore City Schools Director of Principal Leadership
Marc Martin
Principal, Commodore John Rodgers School

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Wednesday September 19, 2018

Early Childhood Education

Margaret Williams, executive director of the Maryland Family Network, is an expert on early childhood education and development. She also is a member of the Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education, Maryland's panel working on new policies and funding structures aimed at improving Maryland's public education system. We'll sit down to talk about why investing in early childhood education programs is essential to ensuring Maryland's students will be successful in life. 

Andrew Waldman
Communications Officer
Margeret E. Williams
Executive Director, Maryland Family Network

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