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Stephanie Buggs

Stephanie-Buggs

Focus Areas: Risks to Adolescent Health

Walter Carter Elementary and Middle School

Baltimore, MD

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Stephanie Buggs

Stephanie is a science teacher at the Walter Carter Elementary and Middle School in Baltimore, MD.  She teaches 7th and 8th grade science and is part of the Instructional Leadership Team (ILT) which aims improve the school culture, climate, and address student challenges.  Stephanie is involvement includes the development and implementation of strategies to address challenges facing students such as academic, emotional and social. Stephanie also serves as the mentor for the Maryland Science Olympiad Team and the Act 4 Youth program, both of which serve at-risk youth in Baltimore.

Walter P. Carter (WPC) Elementary and Middle Schools is a community-based school that serves approximately 350 students in from pre-kindergarten through eighth grade.  WPC primarily serves under-performing, low-income students and has been identified as a Title I school in Baltimore city. Approximately a third of the student population receive special education services.