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4 Teen Boys Charged With Setting Fire At School

Prince George’s County fire officials say four teenage boys have been charged with setting fire to a classroom trailer at an elementary school in Laurel.

08/20/2014

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Franchot To Address Rural Maryland Council

Comptroller Peter Franchot is scheduled to give the keynote address at the Rural Maryland Council meeting.

08/20/2014

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Franchot Campaigning To Extend Summer Break Until After Labor Day

There are calls to push back the school year in Maryland. A high-ranking state official petitions to extend summer break until after Labor Day. Not everybody supports the idea.

08/11/2014

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Md. Board Of Ed Reverses School Board Action

The Maryland Board of Education has reversed a decision by a local school board to transfer a principal from one high school to another.

08/09/2014

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Md. School District To Monitor Social Media

A western Maryland school district says it will monitor social media for words such as “kill” and “bomb” in messages sent from middle- and high-school campuses this school year.

08/07/2014

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Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School Lunches

With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!

07/21/2014

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Back To School Study Tips For Teens

Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.

07/21/2014

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5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help With

Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.

07/21/2014

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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

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Fire Damages School Overnight In Silver Spring

Montgomery County authorities are investigating a fire at a school for people with developmental disabilities and Masonic lodge in Silver Spring.

06/25/2014

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Disabled St. John’s Grad Seeks Funds For Master’s In U.K.

She couldn’t get to the bell, so they brought her to it. In the traditional wicker chair, up five flights of stairs. Two St. John’s College students hoisted Micaela MacDougall to the top of McDowell Hall.

06/14/2014

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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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