One teacher’s quest to improve the lives of her students is getting national attention.
Nearly five years ago, it was on the verge of being shut down by the Baltimore City school district. After a lot of hard work, Benjamin Franklin High School has made a huge turnaround, even getting the support of one of the Ravens’ top players.
The chief financial officer for the Prince George’s County public schools has been placed on administrative leave after the Maryland Insurance Administration found he had committed insurance fraud.
A father of two girls calls on the country to review laws and change the culture that fosters sexual assault on college campuses. President Obama Friday asked Americans to take a pledge.
Higher test scores, better attendance rates and a boost in graduation numbers begin with one word: breakfast. This week, the state launched its Breakfast Challenge to get more students eating the most important meal of the day.
Confederate flag controversy. A community rallies together after students were disciplined for carrying the controversial symbol at school events.
The Prince George’s County school board will go to court to defend a high school principal against allegations that she bullied and belittled her teachers and staff.
School officials in Charles County will be voting on whether to raise the minimum grade point average for students who want to participate in extra-curricular sports.
A U.S. Naval Academy dean said Monday that he hopes cybersecurity, a field of increasing importance to national security and civilian computer networks, can be accredited as a major by the time the academy’s first cybersecurity students graduate in 2016.
An experiment with open-source online textbooks at several Maryland universities last semester yielded promising results, and officials are preparing to expand the program this fall.
An American University department head has been arrested and charged with breaking into a building near campus and setting a fire.
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.