reading

Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014

We have Coffee With Ginger Aldean and People Are Talking about the Old Bay Festival.

09/17/2014

common core

Maryland School Assessment Scores Fall

Student test scores slip. Reading and math scores on Maryland’s state tests for elementary and middle school students have sink to their lowest levels in seven years. So what’s to blame?

07/11/2014

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Summer Literacy Program Opens In Prince George’s Co.

A new summer literacy program has begun serving students in Prince George’s County.

06/24/2014

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Schools And Libraries Team Up To Stop ‘Summer Slide’

Schools across the state are teaming up with libraries and Maryland’s first lady to keep students reading and to stop the summer slide.

05/25/2014

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Kitchen Basics: Know Your Oven From The Joy Kitchen

Megan Scott, from Joy Of Cooking and the blog The Joy Kitchen, shares tips on how to know your oven.

12/19/2013

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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Frederick Library Hosts ‘Muslim Journeys’

The Frederick County Public Libraries are hosting a reading and discussion series aimed at educating people about Muslim faith and culture.

11/04/2013

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Vegan Baking Recipes From The Skinny Bitch

Kim Barbouin, author of the Skinny Bitch series, shares her favorite vegan sweets recipes so you can bake up a storm.

09/25/2013

Photo Credit Simon and Schuster

Best Children’s Books For Back To School

Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or off to middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.

08/05/2013

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MSA Test Results: Maryland Schools Decline Slightly In Reading & Math

The Maryland School Assessments are in, and the state schools superintendent says there is progress to be made.

07/23/2013

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Best Summer Reading Events For Kids In Baltimore

These local events are specifically designed to keep children and teens reading during the summer seasion.

05/31/2013

Credit: Atomic Books Website

Most Community-Centered Bookstores In Baltimore

Dive into the literary world through these community-centered bookstores in Baltimore.

05/20/2013

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