See inside the classrooms of some of Wicomico County's outstanding educators, the semifinalists for 2014-15 Wicomico Teacher of the Year. Semifinalists and nominees will be honored at a banquet the night of March 20, with the new Wicomico Teacher of the Year named at the end of the evening.
Superintendent Spot Jan 2014
Wicomico Superintendent of Schools Dr. John Fredericksen starts the new year with some amazing visitor numbers and information on nominations for parent and teacher awards and the Jan. 15 budget input session.
Superintendent's Spot Dec 2013 Holiday Cards
Superintendent of Schools Dr. John Fredericksen brings holiday greetings from Wicomico County Public Schools and introduces us to the four high school student artists who designed this year's holiday cards.
Superintendent Spot November 2013
Superintendent of Schools Dr. John Fredericksen addresses grades, business support for education, and American Education Weeks in Wicomico County Public Schools.
Superintendent's Spot Oct 2013
Superintendent of Schools Dr. John Fredericksen shares thoughts on preparing to be career and college ready, as early as the first year in school.
First Day of 2013-14 School Year in Wicomico County Public Schools
The Edge-Ucators provide the soundtrack and students and staff provide the sights during this 2013-14 first day tour of Bennett Middle, Wicomico High, Wicomico Middle, Glen Avenue Elementary, Pinehurst Elementary and Fruitland Primary by County Executive Rick Pollitt, Board Vice President Don Fitzgerald, and Superintendent of Schools Dr. John Fredericksen.
2013-14 Staff Kickoff
The 2013-14 Staff Kickoff Day messages for Wicomico County Public Schools from students of Prince Street Elementary and Mardela Middle and High, Wicomico Teacher of the Year Kristin Cashman (and student accomplices), Superintendent of Schools Dr. John Fredericksen, Board President Ron Willey, APSAS President Dr. Kathleen Vail, WCEA President Kelly Stephenson, with songs by The Edge-Ucators.
Economic Impact of Wicomico County Public Schools
BEACON (Business Economic and Community Outreach Network at Salisbury University) explores how the Wicomico County Public School System provides not only education to Wicomico County, but an economic boost.
Superintendent's Spot Summer 2013
Superintendent of Schools Dr. John Fredericksen highlights the school system's new booklet "The ABC's of Summer Learning" in his monthly message. The booklet contains lots of great ideas for summer learning, and there's a contest, too.
2013-14 Wicomico Teacher of the Year Interview, and Finalists
2013-14 Wicomico Teacher of the Year Kristin Cashman, a RELA (Reading/English/Language Arts) teacher at Salisbury Middle School, shares her energetic approach to teaching, her commitment to breaking down the apathetic walls students put up around them, and her own experiences with teachers and how those experiences shaped her. Aaron Deal, host of "Working Together for Children" on PAC 14, conducts this annual Teacher of the Year interview.
2013-14 Teacher of the Year Semifinalists
The 2013-14 Teacher of the Year Semifinalists from every Wicomico school share their experiences and insights about teaching.
Wicomico Superintendent of Schools Dr. John Fredericksen highlights school safety in his monthly Superintendent's Spot.
2012 Holiday Cards
Wicomico Superintendent of Schools Dr. John Fredericksen invites us to meet the student artists who designed the 2012 holiday cards for Wicomico County Public Schools
Elementary Grouping in Wicomico Schools
Elementary grouping practices for reading and math in Wicomico County Public Schools (as aired on PAC 14)
Staff Kickoff Day (Part 1)
Aug. 24, 2012 Staff Kickoff Day (Part 1): Introduction, Edgeucators, WCEA President Kelly Stephenson
Staff Kickoff Day (Part 2)
Aug. 24, 2012 Staff Kickoff Day (Part 3): Superintendent of Schools Dr. John Fredericksen, Edgeucators
Consistent Attire Program (CAP) in Wicomico Schools
- Read and watch the Steve Hartman “On the Road with Steve Hartman” CBS story on Mr. Mowbray’s medals here:
- Coverage online by the Navy, All Hands: For Sailors, by Sailors: a moving photo story anchored by Leanna reading her letter to Sen. Mikulski:
- Mr. Mowbray’s story and the TAD historical documentaries project with World War II veterans on WBOC’s DelmarvaLife
- There is a brief introduction at :47, and the story starts at 1:38
- Honoring Our Local Veterans: Mr. Mowbray’s Medals
- Honoring Our Local Veterans
- Coverage of the TAD historical documentaries project online in a story by Soldiers, The Official Army Magazine
- Navy video on the historical documentaries project from America’s Navy (Navy News Service) online
- WBOC News video and story coverage of TAD open house with World War II veterans and TAD students from 11 Wicomico schools