Education

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Mt. Washington Teacher Presented With Teacher Of The Year Award

A local middle school social studies teacher was recently named City Schools’ 2015 Teacher of the Year.

04/16/2015

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No ‘Butts’ About It: Morgan State To Go Smoke-Free

A campus-wide ban on smoking will soon be implemented at Morgan State University.

04/16/2015

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Baltimore City Schools Roll Out Plan To Close $108M Budget Shortfall

Closing the gap. That’s what a proposed billion dollar city school budget is designed to do. The plan includes more money sent to classrooms and cutting top spots at school headquarters.

04/15/2015

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Towson Dance Team Wins National Championship

They did it again! The Towson University dance team has won the national championship!

04/14/2015

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Charter School Bill Graduates From General Assembly

Gov. Larry Hogan’s charter school expansion bill is heading back to his desk looking dramatically different.

04/14/2015

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Frederick Mother, Son Raise Money For School In Iraq

When Donna Sheron and her son Clinton ventured to northern Iraq last November, the Frederick residents never thought they would return to the same area less than a year later to help set up a school.

04/11/2015

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Report: More Than Half Md. Toddlers Not Enrolled In Publicly Funded Pre-K

Education disparity. There’s a great need for access to high quality preschool in the U.S.

04/07/2015

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3rd Salisbury University Student Diagnosed With Tuberculosis

Health officials say a third Salisbury University student has been diagnosed with tuberculosis.

04/06/2015

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Mount St. Mary’s Teaching Plan Features Real-Life Situations

Every prospective teacher in the state must undergo a stint of student teaching, in the hopes that firsthand experience in schools will cement their career choice.

04/05/2015

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Baltimore City Schools To Lay Off 100 Central Office Staff

City schools in crisis. Amid a massive $108 million budget gap, the school CEO announces 100 layoffs by the end of June. It’s all in an effort to tighten the school system’s purse strings.

04/03/2015

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Advocate For Women, Children To Speak At Morgan Commencement

A woman who has worked worldwide to advocate the rights of women and children and who is the widow of Nelson Mandela will be the commencement speaker at Morgan State University.

04/03/2015

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UMd. Investigation Concludes Offensive Email Protected By First Amendment

A racist, sexist email sent by a fraternity member on the University of Maryland campus was protected under the First Amendment, the university concluded in a recent investigation.

04/02/2015