Every prospective teacher in the state must undergo a stint of student teaching, in the hopes that firsthand experience in schools will cement their career choice.
They call it the “summer slide” — children forgetting some of what they’ve learned in school as their minds sit idle in the summertime.
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.
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.
They call it the summer slide– a learning slump when school’s out for summer break.
A new summer initiative kicked off Wednesday in East Baltimore.
The Maryland Science Center is once again expanding what it has to offer visitors.
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.
Superintendent of Schools Jon Andes was skeptical when he heard Salisbury University wanted to give the Worcester County Board of Education a van.
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.
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.