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Officials: Maryland Students Will Take Fewer Tests Next Year

Maryland school leaders have decided to lower the number of standardized tests students will have to take next year.

05/21/2015

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Study: 47 Percent Of Kindergartners Ready For Curriculum

State officials say less than half of Maryland’s kindergartners are ready to tackle the Common Core curriculum that’s being rolled out in schools.

05/20/2015

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Expect Jobs To Grow For Skin Care Specialists In The Baltimore Area

The job outlook for skin care specialists, also known as estheticians, is predicted to be especially bright from 2012 to 2022 by the Bureau of Labor Statistics due to the importance we Americans place on our appearance.

05/18/2015

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White Marsh GM Suggest Students Identify Industries That You Have Passion For

As manufacturing changes to respond to challenges in the global marketplace, ‘advanced manufacturing,’ which is highly specialized and mechanized, calls for more highly trained managers to oversee processes.

05/18/2015

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Baltimore Psychiatrist Specializes In Treating Trauma Patients

The treatment of trauma is a specialty within psychiatry, which focuses on those with trauma related conditions including dissociative disorder and other complex post-traumatic conditions.

05/18/2015

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Mobile Restaurant Bill-Pay Application To Launch In Baltimore

Accelerate Baltimore is a program, sponsored each year by The Abell Foundation, which strives to bring innovative technological ideas from concept to reality quickly.

05/11/2015

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Anne Arundel Proudly Names County Teacher Of The Year

The public school system here in Maryland was ranked Number two in the nation by Education Week in 2015 ceding the top spot to Massachusetts for only the second time in about six years.

05/11/2015

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Newly Appointed County Attorney Has A Broad Base Of Experience

According to reports as late as July, 2014, the legal profession remains predominately male-oriented with the highest pay and the most prestigious positions still largely in the hands of men.

05/11/2015

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Diagnostic Medical Sonography Is A Growing Allied Health Field

The allied health field, estimated to be 60 percent of the current United States health workforce, consists of health professionals with formal education and clinical training who are credentialed through certification and/or licensure.

05/02/2015

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Hard Work Is The Key To Success For A Baltimore Writer

Jane Yolen, who is a well known children’s author, says, “Exercise the writing muscle every day, even if it is only a letter, notes . . . a journal entry. Writers are like dancers . . . athletes. Without that exercise, the muscles seize up.”

05/02/2015

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Massage Therapist Credits Education With Affording Her Expanded Opportunities

Massage therapy is increasingly becoming recognized for its medicinal and pain relieving benefits, and, according to the American Massage Therapy Association, more U.S. adults seek massage for these reasons than for relaxation alone.

05/02/2015

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Towson University Graduate Directs Media Relations For Alma Mater

The educational priorities of a large university are supported by a variety of administrative and public relations professionals who maintain vital services.

04/25/2015

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