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2 DC-Area School Districts Moving Away From Final Exams

Montgomery County’s school board has backed a plan to end final exams in middle-school- level courses and is looking closely at a proposal to scrap high school finals.

07/15/2015

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Family Sues After They Say Student Attacked Daughter On Bus

The parents of an elementary school student they say was attacked on her school bus in Prince George’s County have filed a lawsuit against the county and the public school system.

05/28/2015

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Md. Teen Sues Over Fraudulent School Psychologist

A Maryland teenager is suing Montgomery County and the estate of a man who masqueraded as a school psychologist for more than a decade.

09/19/2014

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Prince George’s Charter School To End Recess

A Prince George’s County charter school will end recess in an effort to short its academic day.

08/29/2014

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2 Former Wicomico School Employees To File Suit

Two former Wicomico County public school employees have filed a lawsuit against the Board of Education, alleging gender discrimination.

08/28/2014

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Md. School Leader Named Hartford Superintendent

Hartford officials have named a Maryland educator as the capital city’s new superintendent of schools.

04/22/2014

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Montgomery Co. Snow Day Waiver Granted

Maryland education officials have granted Montgomery County’s request for a waiver of four snow days with a plan to make up two school days.

04/03/2014

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Prince George’s County Taking School Board Vacancy Applications

There’s now more time to apply to join the Board of Education in Prince George’s County.

09/20/2013

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PG County Education Board OKs New Superintendent’s Salary

The Prince George’s County Board of Education has approved a contract for the school system’s new superintendent.

07/10/2013

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Baker Picks New Prince George’s School Board Chair

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker has appointed a new Board of Education chairman.

06/01/2013

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Prince George’s Interim Superintendent Resigns

The interim superintendent of Prince George’s County schools is stepping down following the county executive’s school system takeover.

04/26/2013

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Prince George’s County Senators Approve School Overhaul Plan

Prince George’s County senators on Wednesday approved a measure that would allow County Executive Rushern Baker III to select the county’s new schools superintendent and the chairman and vice chairman of an expanded Board of Education.

04/03/2013

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