Time for a change
I am writing you this morning to express my feelings concerning the non-renewal of Dr. Carol Williamson’s contract as Superintendent of Schools for the Queen Anne’s County Public Schools system. As a parent of two relatively recent graduates from Queen Anne’s County High School and as a recent School Board candidate, I had a unique opportunity to see how the county school system operated. Quite frankly, despite an abundance of talented teachers, I was disappointed with the administrative operation of the school system One major glaring deficiency I witnessed, for example, was in the area of pedagogical technologies.
In order bring our county school system into the 21st century so that our students can compete in this new technical age, it is important to have a leader who understands the future needs of our students. In my opinion as a college professor for over 30 years, Williamson was ill-prepared and lacked the necessary leadership qualities and foresight to make systemic changes that will enhance the educational experiences of our county students.
In closing, it was time for a change — I applaud the