Learning

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Summer Classes At Sylvan Connecting Kids To Science And Math Early

They call it the “summer slide” — children forgetting some of what they’ve learned in school as their minds sit idle in the summertime.

07/05/2014

EYE EXAM

Eye-Opening Work: Doctor Helps To Get Children’s Brains To Communicate With Their Eyes

A doctor in Columbia says there are children who have been labeled as lazy or hyper or learning deficient who are none of those things. Instead, they have a simple problem getting their brain to communicate with their eyes.

12/16/2013

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Hands-On Learning: Thousands Take Part In ‘Pre-K At Play’ Program

Thousands of Baltimore preschoolers venture outside the classroom to take a stroll through Baltimore. It’s all part of a program that sparks learning through hands-on play.

04/25/2013

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Baltimore Launches Program To Promote Learning, Prevent Summer Slide

They call it the summer slide– a learning slump when school’s out for summer break.

06/09/2012

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Baltimore Schools Offer Programs To Prevent Learning Loss During Summer

A new summer initiative kicked off Wednesday in East Baltimore.

05/17/2012

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Maryland Science Center Plans To Launch New Energy Exhibit

The Maryland Science Center is once again expanding what it has to offer visitors.

05/15/2012

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GRAMMY Camp 2012 To Be Held In Los Angeles, New York And Nashville

The GRAMMY Foundation recently announced that GRAMMY Camp, its signature music industry camp for U.S. high school students, will take place in Los Angeles, Nashville and New York this summer.

01/06/2012

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Van Becomes Mobile Learning Tool For Worcester Co.

Superintendent of Schools Jon Andes was skeptical when he heard Salisbury University wanted to give the Worcester County Board of Education a van.

11/27/2011

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Harper Runs The Gamut In First Year In The Minors

Bryce Harper took an outside strike and shot a disapproving glance at the umpire. It shouldn’t have been a surprise to the young phenom. The ump had been calling them wide all game. Showing displeasure now — with a man on base in the seventh inning when his team needed runs — was hardly going to help.

06/07/2011

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Ga. May Implement Md.’s End-Of-Course Exam For Students

The Georgia Board of Education will vote in April on a plan to phase out the Georgia High School Graduation Test in favor of end-of-course exams that better measure students’ learning.

03/09/2011

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