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Meet the MCPS Superintendent, Dr. Bernard F. Bragen, Jr., Ed.D

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Dr. Bernard F. Bragen, Jr. was appointed the new superintendent for Montgomery County Public Schools. Dr. Bragen’s contract was approved by the Montgomery County School Board at a meeting held on Tuesday, September 20, 2022. 

Bragen has nine years of superintendent experience in public schools in New Jersey. His educational career began as a special education teacher and child study team member when, after 10 years, he moved into administration. He has been a Supervisor of Special Education, Assistant Principal, Principal, Assistant Superintendent of Schools, and Superintendent of Schools. 

You can reach Dr. Bragen via email at or on Twitter at @mcpssupt.

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