Education

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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

Salisbury University

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

Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins Univ. Faces $1 Billion Lawsuit Over STD Study

Billion dollar lawsuit. Hundreds of people, part of a horrific STD study, sue Johns Hopkins.

04/01/2015

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Univ. Of Md. Concludes Investigation Into Racist Email

The University of Maryland has concluded its investigation into a highly offensive email sent by a fraternity member.

04/01/2015

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Baltimore City Schools Changing Policing Policy

Following a heated debate over whether Baltimore City school police officers should be armed, city schools are changing the way school police operate.

03/31/2015