Howard County board of education candidates

Howard County board of education candidates
Andrews says he's back in race for Howard BOE

8:07 AM EDT, June 11, 2014

Andrews says he's back in race for Howard BOE

Corey Andrews is back in the race for Howard County Board of Education. 

Vaillancourt seeks second term on Howard school board

12:00 PM EDT, June 4, 2014

Vaillancourt seeks second term on Howard school board

Cindy Vaillancourt thought she would serve only one term on the Howard County Board of Education. But after reflecting on her first term and believing that she had made progress on issues she is passionate about -- such as school start times -- Vaillancourt decided to run for a second term.

Ellicott City resident seeks spot on school board

11:05 AM EDT, May 28, 2014

Ellicott City resident seeks spot on school board

As an Oakland Mills High School graduate and a student at Howard Community College before transferring nearly 60 credits to American University, Maureen Evans Arthurs believes she is a prime example of what can result from community investment in education.

Howard BOE candidates forum a civil discourse

11:35 AM EDT, May 1, 2014

Howard BOE candidates forum a civil discourse

In a largely civil forum Wednesday, candidates for the Howard County Board of Education spent little time pointing out the differences between themselves and other colleagues.

Former student member seeks spot on Howard BOE

2:13 PM EDT, June 10, 2014

Former student member seeks spot on Howard BOE

Nearly 12 years after he completed his last term on the Howard County Board of Education, Dan Furman is seeking to return.

Columbia pediatrician seeks seat on school board

5:35 PM EDT, May 22, 2014

Columbia pediatrician seeks seat on school board

When asked about her platform in running for the Howard County Board of Education, Zaneb Beams' response doesn't include the issues most commonly discussed by candidates.

Elkridge resident makes second run for Howard school board

7:15 AM EDT, May 21, 2014

Elkridge resident makes second run for Howard school board

Olga Butler considers herself a "child-centered" candidate for the Howard County Board of Education.

Clarksville resident seeks Howard school board seat

11:30 AM EDT, May 14, 2014

Clarksville resident seeks Howard school board seat

For Tom Baek, education is the first infrastructure responsibility of local governments.

Towson education professor seeks seat on Howard school board

10:31 AM EDT, May 13, 2014

Towson education professor seeks seat on Howard school board

Bess Altwerger is a teacher educator. After 25 years of teaching teachers at Towson University, the retired professor is one of 13 candidates seeking four open seats on the Howard County Board of Education.

After failed 2012 run, Dyer seeks second term on Howard BOE

9:00 AM EDT, May 8, 2014

After failed 2012 run, Dyer seeks second term on Howard BOE

Allen Dyer has had a colorful history with the Howard County Board of Education, both while serving as a member and while not.

Elkridge resident seeks spot on Howard school board

9:54 AM EDT, April 29, 2014

Elkridge resident seeks spot on Howard school board

Leslie Kornreich has been trying to "kick the door in" of the Howard County Board of Education over the past four years, running for a spot on the board twice.

Howard High PTSA president seeks school board seat

11:35 AM EDT, April 30, 2014

Howard High PTSA president seeks school board seat

Christine O'Connor says she isn't trying to reinvent the wheel when it comes to her run for the Howard County Board of Education.

Howard BOE student member sees role as 'pinnacle of student government'

10:30 AM EDT, May 8, 2014

Howard BOE student member sees role as 'pinnacle of student government'

Ever since Patrick Mikulis met the student member of the Howard County Board of Education while a student at Triadelphia Ridge Elementary School, he knew he wanted to hold the same position.

Attorney from Ellicott City seeks school board seat

3:50 PM EDT, April 22, 2014

Attorney from Ellicott City seeks school board seat

Sporting a Maryland flag bow tie and carrying a Diane Ravitch paperback under his arm, Mike Smith says education today isn't nearly as rigorous as it should be.

Andrews suspends campaign for Howard BOE

10:20 AM EDT, May 20, 2014

Andrews suspends campaign for Howard BOE

Accusations of negative campaigning and intimidation from sitting Howard County Board of Education members have surfaced from one candidate, who says the “political nonsense” has led him to drop out of the race.

Howard grad ready for second run at Board of Education

8:00 AM EDT, May 7, 2014

Howard grad ready for second run at Board of Education

Corey Andrews may only be 19 years old, but he believes his recent experiences in the Howard County Public School System make him best suited for the Board of Education.

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