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interviewing key players holding an on-the-ground lens on middle school girls in the county,2.
collecting publicly available data about middle school girls in Howard County, and3.
conducting a broad internet scan of programs available to support middle school girls’ development, with a focus on –
programs applicable to residential camps, and
programs for sale and/or license which are highly aligned with the WGC goals.
The following individuals were interviewed in 20-30 minute long phone interviews.
Principal, Atholton HS.MLW, Treasurer and Member of Policy Board Journey, Staff Member
Gifted and Talented Resource TeacherMurray Hill Middles SchoolMother of a middle school-age girl
Young Adult CoordinatorHoward County Library
Facilitator for School Counseling Howard County Public School System
Margaret (Peggy) E. Schultz
Office of Pupil PersonnelHo. Co. Board of Education
(The notes taken during each interview are available in the Addendum of this report.)