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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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City Students Compete In Robotics Competition

A five-week summer program focused on math and technology leads to a robotics competition for hundreds of city students.

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Md. Health Secretary To Join Johns Hopkins Public Health Faculty

Maryland’s health secretary will be joining the full-time faculty at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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Montgomery County Schools Enroll Unaccompanied Immigrant Children

About 100 unaccompanied children who have crossed the border from Central America have enrolled in Montgomery County schools.

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Grants For Pre-K Expansion To Be Announced

The recipients of grants to expand pre-kindergarten in Maryland are being announced.

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Students Live Tiny Building Mini Houses To Learn About Sustainability

In the past 50 years, the average size of the American home was doubled. Bigger means more resources are used.