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Second annual Seed to Roots showcases Black music, dance

February 21, 2022 by Jillian Atelsek Student dancers from the 24/7 PRIDE Dance Company perform the finale. Photo by Desiree Tucker. Frederick News Post The Weinberg Center for the Arts was filled with dance and music Monday night as students from across Frederick County performed pieces inspired by Black history and culture. Scores of community…

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CENTER STAGE – Seed to Roots gives student performers the chance to be on stage again

Frederick News Post February 25, 2021 by Katryna Perera Lauren Tisdale, a student at Oakdale Elementary School, performs Bob Marley’s “Redemption Song” on the guitar at The Weinberg Center for the Arts in Frederick. Staff photo by Graham Cullen Frederick County Public Schools students were finally given the opportunity to perform on stage again after…

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Making Changes: How Female Activists in Frederick Are Paving the Way

By Amanda Rodriguez Frederick Chamber Insights From efforts to meet basic human needs and planning demonstrations to launching exploratory boards and change projects, Frederick has seen a number of local leaders born out of hope and a desire for change, come together to do the work of building a better community. Their efforts have been…

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Creating Diversity in the FCPS School Curriculum

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) do not currently have any policies in place requiring the curriculum to include or encourage children to learn about other cultures. The racial and cultural divide in the country is a daily discussion all around us and this county is no exception. Frederick County schools have continued to see an…

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