Mohammed Choudhury was named as the incoming Maryland state superintendent of schools. Choudhury is currently the associate superintendent of strategy, talent, and innovation at the San Antonio Independent School District in Texas.
“With 90% of students economically disadvantaged in San Antonio’s school system, Choudhury helped implement a poverty tracker, recruit top teachers to underperforming schools and elevate the school system to the fastest-improving district in Texas, according to a MSDE press release.
He also created a school integration plan for San Antonio Independent School District.
Choudhury started his career as a teacher in the Los Angeles Unified School District, where he was awarded for his innovative work to provide additional support to middle school students. He then served as the director of transformation and innovation for the Dallas Independent School District.”
Read More about this historic appointment on Maryland Matters, Here.