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Government, Public Schools To Open In D.C. Wednesday

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray says the local government is preparing to open along with public schools in the city.


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Opinion: Stop, Michelle Obama! The Children Are Hungry

In recent decades, the government has taken to feeding needy children to combat the negativity of trying to learn while being hungry. Now, with new Obama administration regulations on school lunches, we have a government that is causing hunger.


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Md. Public Schools To Keep Drug That Counters Food Allergies For Emergencies

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) is calling attention to a Maryland bill just signed into law. Maryland public schools will now have emergency doses of potentially life-saving Epinephrine on hand for children with food allergies.


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Franchot To Push For Financial Literacy Course

Comptroller Peter Franchot is continuing his push to require Maryland public school students to take a standalone course in financial literacy.


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Plan Would Cut $25M From Montgomery County Schools

The president of the Montgomery County Council says all nine members have signed off on cuts to employee benefits and to public schools.


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Meeting Set In Baltimore County Over School Budget

The superintendent of public schools in Baltimore County is set to meet with the County Council about a proposed $1.3 billion budget that would eliminate nearly 200 teaching positions.


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New Montgomery Co. Superintendent To Earn $250,000

The incoming superintendent of Montgomery County public schools will be paid a higher annual base salary than his predecessor.