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Colleges Re-Thinking Sexual Assault Education

Freshmen are descending on college campuses and perhaps unknowingly entering the “red zone” — a period until Thanksgiving during which they are most vulnerable to sexual assault.

09/05/2014

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Md. Lawmakers Want To Make Pre-K Universal

Classes for Maryland’s youngest students begin this week.

09/03/2014

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Study Finds Gunfire Occurs Near Many D.C. Schools

A new study shows that large numbers of District of Columbia school students could hear gunfire near their school buildings during the 2011-2012 school year.

09/03/2014

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Hood Holds 122nd Convocation, Last For President

Last Monday was bittersweet for Ron Volpe, president of Hood College.

08/31/2014

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At Least 3 Montgomery Co. Students Confirmed To Have Whooping Cough

There is an apparent outbreak of whooping cough at Montgomery County Public Schools.

08/30/2014

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Spanish-Speaking Students On Rise In Anne Arundel

Anne Arundel County schools are seeing an increasing number of students who speak Spanish at home and are learning English at school.

08/30/2014

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Obama Names Baltimore County Schools Superintendent To Advisory Commission

President Barack Obama has announced his intention to appoint Baltimore County Schools Superintendent S. Dallas Dance to the president’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for African Americans.

08/29/2014

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Morgan Professor Gets 3 Years For Grant Fraud

A professor at Morgan State University has been sentenced to three years in prison for fraudulently obtaining research grants from the National Science Foundation.

08/29/2014

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Baltimore Co. Superintendent Appointed To Obama Administration Post

A big honor for the superintendent of Baltimore County Public Schools.

08/28/2014

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Researchers: Later School Start Time Could Make Kids Healthier

Pushing back the school start time for teens. Research suggests it could help with kids’ overall health.

08/27/2014

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Md. Leaders Greet Students As They Head Back To School

One day down, nine months to go. Monday, many students in Maryland started their first day of school.

08/25/2014

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Md. Adds $6.9 Million To School Lunch Program

The Maryland State Department of Education says it’s awarding $6.9 million in state funds to 481 schools to supplement a federal school-breakfast program.

08/25/2014

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