International Cultural Center

Updates on Education Committee Meeting

On Wednesday March 29, FCWG Education Committee met at the ICC. The following topics were discussed:
  • Organize Parent Academies to address bullying
  • Work with Communities United Against Hate (CUAH)
  • Work with local no-profits who can offer training to MCPS staff, teachers, counselors, parents and students.

FCWG Education Committee has organized a meeting between the Muslim educators with MCPS Superintendent and his team on April 24 to discuss the following:

  • Measuring and Responding to Bullying
  • Examining Curriculum Content for Insensitivity and Bias
  • Increasing Cultural Competency Training for Administrators and Teachers
  • Improving Multicultural Connections
  • Hiring Advocate/Liaison to Improve MCPS Relations with Muslim Community