Congratulations to Monterey County Superintendent Dr. Nancy Kotowski. She was honored March 15 by the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce with the 2013 Ruth Vreeland Memorial Public Servant of the Year award. (Pictured are Emcee Karina Rusk, Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Jody Hansen, Supervisor Mark Stone, Dr. Kotowski, Supervisor Dave Potter and Sand City Mayor Dave Pendergrass.) View more pictures on MCOE's Facebook page.

 

The Monterey County Board of Education and Monterey County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Nancy Kotowski visited students and staff at the Gabilan School Special Education Program in King City during the March 5 regularly scheduled board meeting. 

The Monterey County Board of Education and Monterey County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Nancy Kotowski visited the Monterey County Home Charter School Program South County during the March 5 regularly scheduled board meeting. Pictured are the members of the Board, Dr. Kotowski, Deputy Superintendent Dr. Deneen Newman, MCHCS Principal Constantino Silva and Assistant Director of Special Education Sandra Butler-Roberts.

More than 150 students and 20 volunteer judges representing AmeriCorps, administrators and teachers converged on Salinas High School this past weekend to participate in the fifth annual Migrant Education Speech and Debate Tournament. Congratulations to all of our students and good luck to those students advancing to the state competition in May. Click here for the tournament results and visit MCOE's Facebook page to see more photos.

Palma School student finishes strong in countywide spelling bee and spells way to Scripps National Bee in May. Congratulations to Jonathan Capuyan. Like our Facebook fan page to view more photos. (NOTE: By liking the MCOE Facebook fan page we do not see your personal posts. You are able to view and like postings from MCOE.)

Congratulations to Monterey County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Nancy Kotowski! The Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce today surprised her during a meeting with the 2013 Ruth Vreeland Memorial Public Official of the Year Award. Dr. Kotowski will officially receive the award during a dinner on March 15.

The Monterey County Office of Education partnered with West Ed's Janelle Kubinec to provide ongoing guidance to Monterey County district leadership teams during the LCAP development process. The technical support series workshop started on February 11 at MCOE with two more coming up on March 4 and 27. Additional photos may be viewed on MCOE's Facebook page.

The Monterey County Office of Education Media Center for Arts, Education and Technology (MCAET) and the Millennium Charter High School hosted State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson on a visit of the newly renovated MCAET studio that is home to the Millennium Charter High School. Pictured are ASB students from Millennium Charter High School along with the State Superintendent and the Monterey County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Nancy Kotowski.

The 2014 Monterey County Board of Education and Monterey County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Nancy Kotowski. Four board members were sworn in today to serve four years on the Monterey County Board of Education. Pictured from left to right are: Board Member Harvey Kuffner, Vice President Mary Claypool, President John McPherson, Board Member Judy Pennycook, Board Member Sergio Alejo, Monterey County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Nancy Kotowski, Board Member Ron Panziera and Board Member Francisco Estrada. Visit MCOE's Facebook for more photos of the Oath of Office.

The Monterey County Office of Education is pleased to release the state of public education in the second annual Monterey County Education Report to the Community. Learn about the progress of public education in our county and how we are working together preparing all students for success. Click here to download the full report.