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A Decade In The Making, The New Waverly Elementary/Middle Opens Its Doors

Moving day at one city elementary/middle school has come and gone. Thursday was a chance for students and teachers to celebrate their new building.

04/10/2014

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School Bus Carrying 20 Students Crashes In North East

A school bus crashes in Cecil County with students on board.

03/28/2014

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Maryland Schools Scramble To Make Up Days Lost To Winter Weather

Another school day, another snow day. Kids are happy, parents are frustrated and Maryland school districts are scrambling, trying to figure out how to make up days lost to bad weather.

03/17/2014

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Some Md. Schools Seek Snow Day Waivers From State

Some Maryland school systems are seeking state relief from scheduling challenges caused by large numbers of snow days.

03/05/2014

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Parents Frustrated By Snow Delays And School Closings This Winter

Snow. You either love it or hate it. If you are a parent, you are probably frustrated by it.

03/04/2014

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Another Snow Day May Affect School Calendars

The delight of having a day to play comes at a price for Maryland students.

03/03/2014

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Carroll County School Tries Flipped Classrooms

Liberty High School has piloted the flipped classroom and OpenCourseWare independent study courses this school year as part of a larger transition to digital learning.

03/02/2014

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Md. Schools Running Out Of Snow Days As Winter Wreaks Havoc

As this storm wreaked havoc on our area, it’s also hitting the number of snow days left for schools around the state.

02/13/2014

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Delegate: Not Too Late To Cancel Standardized Test

Public schools are set to begin the Maryland School Assessments in less than five weeks, but lawmakers who consider the test too outdated say there’s still time to cancel it for the year. Next week the House of Delegates will review a proposal to do that.

01/30/2014

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School Officials Team Up, Head To Annapolis For More Money

Growing populations and aging facilities. That’s what Maryland’s three largest counties say they’re dealing with when it comes to public schools. Tuesday, the “big three” joined together in Annapolis to push for funding.

01/14/2014

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Maryland’s Top Spot In Education Still Stands Despite Tossed Title

Title lost. The five-year No.1 education ranking for Maryland schools is over. The national magazine that ranks districts is changing the way it selects the best schools.

01/09/2014

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Garrett Co. Plan Would Avert School Closings

The Garrett County Commissioners are offering the county school system $2.2 million to avert the threatened closure of three elementary schools.

12/18/2013

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