July 13, 2018
Maryland's high profile school funding commission this week released initial cost estimates for expanding pre-kindergarten in Maryland, a key element of its preliminary report. The sky-high price tag gave pause to some, while others were left with more questions than answers. The Kirwan Commission's work will continue, with many stakeholders deeply committed to both innovation and financing for Maryland schoolchildren, but concerns over fiscal viability and implementation will test the Commission's ambitious timeline.

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Counties in Action:
The Baltimore City Mayor's Office of Employment Development along with the 5th district rolled out the Mobile Workforce Center
County Executive Jan Gardner celebrated with citizens at the Thurmont Community Parade
Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman helped celebrate the grand reopening of the Brain Train America on Stanford Boulevard


New Corporate Partner  Spotlight: 
MACo Bronze Corporate Partner , Correct Care Solutions,  (CCS) was founded in August 2003 to meet a  growing need for a correctional health care provider with an innovative  approach. Today, CCS is a privately owned Limited Liability Company  (LLC) in our eleventh year of operation. The company is specifically organized to provide comprehensive healthcare services in correctional  facilities. Our programs include the design and successful operation of  comprehensive medical, dental, and mental health services for inmate  populations.

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