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High School Senior Honored For 13 Years Of Perfect Attendance

Thirteen years, more than 2,500 consecutive days of never missing a day in school–it seems impossible, but not for one student in Baltimore County.

05/21/2015

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Officials: Maryland Students Will Take Fewer Tests Next Year

Maryland school leaders have decided to lower the number of standardized tests students will have to take next year.

05/21/2015

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Study: 47 Percent Of Kindergartners Ready For Curriculum

State officials say less than half of Maryland’s kindergartners are ready to tackle the Common Core curriculum that’s being rolled out in schools.

05/20/2015

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New York Educator Named President Of Coppin State University

The University System of Maryland has named a New York state educator president of Coppin State University.

05/19/2015

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Baltimore County Poet Wins Sophie Kerr Award

It’s an incredible honor for young writers. Every year, the Sophie Kerr Award goes to a student at Washington College on the Eastern Shore.

05/18/2015

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Cecil County Public Library Honored With National Medal

The Cecil County Public Library is being honored with the National Medal.

05/18/2015

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Rep. Edwards To Hold Discussion On Student Loan Debt

Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards is hosting a roundtable discussion on student loan debt.

05/18/2015

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Student From Hunt Valley Wins $62,900 Literary Prize

A senior at Washington College who grew up in Hunt Valley has been awarded a $62,900 literary prize.

05/15/2015

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New Report Shows Md. Home To Some Of The Best High Schools

Getting students ready for the rigors of college. A new study finds Maryland is home to some of the best high schools in the country.

05/12/2015

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Educators Ask Governor To Increase School Funding

Teacher unions and community leaders across the state and here in Baltimore are pushing for Governor Larry Hogan to release critical education funding.

05/11/2015

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Punishment For City Students Caught Rioting May Be On Hold

Several groups of children’s rights advocates are banding together, asking school leaders to put the punishment on hold.

05/08/2015

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Tuition Hike Coming For Students At Md. State Universities

If you have a student at a Maryland state school, you’re going to be paying more–significantly more. Starting in the fall, there will be a hike in tuition and possibly a surcharge on top of that.

05/07/2015