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Md. Museum To Hold Talk In Honor Of Black History Month

Two professors who have written books using the Civil War-era diaries of free African Americans will speak at a Baltimore museum for Black History Month.

02/06/2015

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US Education Secretary Comes To Md., Explains His Top Concerns

Tough questions for the nation’s education secretary Arne Duncan. He hosted a special town hall meeting for parents and teachers in Annapolis.

02/04/2015

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Md. School District Considers Computers For Its Students

A western Maryland school district is considering assigning laptop computers or tablets to virtually all its more than 22,000 students.

02/02/2015

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New Numbers Show Baltimore’s Graduation Rate Making Gains

It’s been a steady climb for Baltimore’s graduation rate. New numbers released from the state show city schools are making gains in those areas.

01/31/2015

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At Hopkins, Science Gets Social

What are students to do if they’re interested in both science and the humanities? Johns Hopkins University thinks it has the answer.

01/31/2015

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Legislative Leaders To Seek To Restore Md. Education Money

Maryland’s lawmakers said Friday that they will work to boost funding for education in the state budget above the amount Gov. Larry Hogan has proposed.

01/30/2015

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Md. Bill Would Put Armed Police Officer In Every School

A bill to put armed guards in Maryland schools has been controversial. The bill proposes to protect students from school shootings by giving guns to school officers.

01/29/2015

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UVa. Sorority Members Told To Stay Away From Fraternity Parties

Sixteen sororities at the University of Virginia are told to stay away from big fraternity parties.

01/29/2015

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Cal Ripken Jr. Visits Md. School After Students’ Social Media Campaign

Orioles legend Cal Ripken Jr. surprises high school students in Worchester County with a special visit.

01/29/2015

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Public Works: Schools, Take Care Of What You Have

A message to Maryland school districts from the Board of Public Works: take better care of what you have.

01/28/2015

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One Of Md.’s Smallest Schools A Finalist In ‘Trees Rock’ Contest

The stakes are high for one of the state’s smallest schools. St. Martin’s Lutheran School in Annapolis is in a nationwide race to win thousands of dollars in the “Trees Rock” contest by Scotties Tissue.

01/28/2015

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Students At Westminster-Area School Returned After Evacuation

Students at Winter Mills High School in Westminster have been evacuated due to a bomb threat.

01/28/2015

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