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James E. Proctor Jr. Lecture

November 15, 2017 2:00pm - 5:00pm


Each year, in honor of American Education Week, the James E. Proctor Jr. Lecture will bring together a community of experienced educators and practitioners to address the many challenges related to teacher recruitment, retention and attrition. Come hear these guest speakers :

  • Stephanie Gedde, Howard County Public Schools, "The Joy of Teaching"
  • Dr. LaVerne Kimball ('89), Montgomery County Schools, "The Importance of Teaching"
  • Adrian B. Talley, Ed.D., Prince George's County Schools, "Relationships Matter"
  • Senator Joanne C. Benson ('61), Maryland State Senate, District 24, "The Legislative Educator"

The unveiling of the James E. Proctor Jr. Portrait and a reception immediately following.


James E. Proctor Building, Room 102