May 3, 2023

‘Montgomery County Schools’ Coming of Age: Bethesda as the Textbook Example’ Will Be Focus of Montgomery History Online Presentation

In conjunction with Teacher Appreciation Week, Montgomery History will again make available its online presentation on the history of Montgomery County Public Schools through the growth of Bethesda schools. Montgomery County Schools' Coming of Age: Bethesda as the Textbook Example is hosted by Ralph Buglass.

The presentation will be available for a one-week period starting at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 8. To view the presentation, go to

This richly-illustrated talk, in partnership with Bethesda Historical Society, details the ways that Bethesda schools set the pace for education in Montgomery County public schools beginning in the early 1900s.