Education Is Everybody’s Business: Public School Superintendents of the Eastern Shore – Implementing the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future

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The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce – Education Committee Network (SACC-EN) and the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) are proud to announce Season 2, Episode 2 of Education is Everybody’s Business. 

Host Ladd Colston, Ph.D., CEO of Sustainable-Vision, LLC, sits down with the public school superintendents of the 4 lower counties on Maryland’s eastern shore – David Bromwell of Dorchester County, Dr. John Gaddis of Somerset County, Dr. Micah Stauffer of Wicomico County, and Lewis Taylor of Worcester County – to discuss the challenges and opportunities presented by Maryland’s Blueprint for Success. 

The Blueprint for Maryland’s future is a landmark legislation passed in 2021 which includes comprehensive changes to nearly every aspect of Maryland’s public education system. It will increase annual education funding by over $3.8 billion over the next 10 years, enrich student experiences, accelerate improvements in student outcomes, and improve the quality of Education in Maryland. 

Season 2 Episode 2 can be viewed in its entirety at

Education is Everybody’s Business is a Public Access Channel PAC 14 show currently available globally on YouTube. The next episode of Education Is Everybody’s Business will feature the workforce topic business apprenticeships, for students wanting professional careers here on the Eastern Shore.