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Goals For Your Children

Learning goals for your children fall into two categories. One is to build a foundation for the reading and math skills they will...

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The Importance Of Speech And Language

Speech and language skills are at the root of your child’s cognitive and social-emotional development.

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Boys’ Latin 8th Grade Students Develop Proposal for President Obama On Mexico-US Immigration Reform

Boston University Professor and author of Raising Global IQ: Preparing our Students for a Shrinking Planet Carl Hobert will direct a one-day international conflict analysis, management and prevention workshop at The Boys’ School of Maryland on Monday, October 21st.

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AHA! Thoughts, Questions, And Some ‘Aha’ Moments From The Academic Realm

Teaching kindness not only reinforces in students the attitude that we are all, ourselves included, valuable but also has the potential to reinforce an optimistic world view.

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Independent Schools: Upcoming Open Houses

Independent schools in Maryland are committed to providing students with a high quality education, a variety of extracurricular activities, and skills to promote character building.

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Md. AG To Announce Social Media Education Campaign

Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler is planning to announce a social media education campaign.

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Summit To Boost Interest In STEM Education

A national commission is holding a summit aimed at improving education in science, technology and math.

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UMD Proposes Conference Center Next To Campus

The University of Maryland is proposing a $115 million luxury hotel and conference center next to campus.

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Carroll School Counseling Cuts Considered

A proposal to eliminate some counseling jobs in Carroll County public schools is running into opposition.

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Nonprofit Works To Give School Kids Breakfast

It’s well known to classroom teachers that kids learn more when they have a full stomach.

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Frostburg State Aims To Increase Nursing Educators

The University System of Maryland has approved a master’s degree in nursing program at Frostburg State University to address a shortage of nursing educators.

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A Decade In The Making, The New Waverly Elementary/Middle Opens Its Doors

Moving day at one city elementary/middle school has come and gone. Thursday was a chance for students and teachers to celebrate their new building.