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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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Eastern Tech Among Md. High Schools Ranked Best In The Nation

U.S. News and World Report ranks the nation’s top high schools. Several Maryland schools made the prestigious list.

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Former Baltimore City Schools Superintendent Dies Of Heart Transplant Complications

The former superintendent of Baltimore City schools dies at age 69.

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Baltimore County Snow Day Waiver Granted

The state grants Baltimore County’s request for a waiver.

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Maryland May Be Next State To Debate Affirmative Action

A controversial Supreme Court ruling could affect the way universities admit students. The justices upheld a ban in Michigan preventing public colleges from considering an applicant’s race during the admissions process.

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Johns Hopkins University To Honor 7 With Honorary Degrees

Two women involved in a case about gay marriage that went to the Supreme Court are among the people receiving honorary degrees from Johns Hopkins University at commencement next month.