While Maryland public schools scored above national averages on a recent national reading assessment, the state had blocked more than half of English language learners and students with learning disabilities from taking the test.
English is becoming the official language of Carroll County.
A commissioner in Carroll County is stirring up controversy after proposing an ordinance that would make English the county’s official language. Residents came together to voice their support and opposition for the ordinance.
The Carroll County Board of Commissioners voted 4-0 to send legislation that would make English the official language of the county to a public hearing.
Frederick County officials are asking citizens to weigh in on a proposed ordinance making English the official language of Frederick County government.