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Maryland Senate Panel Approves Charter-School Measure

A Maryland Senate panel on Tuesday approved a heavily reworked version of Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s proposal to ease restrictions on the state’s charter-schools law.

03/31/2015

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Senate President: Charter School Bill To Offer More Options

Charter schools would have more flexibility when it comes to management and families would have more opportunities for education under a bill being considered in the Maryland Senate.

03/20/2015

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Lawmakers Propose Starting School After Labor Day

A longer summer for children. The State House is considering pushing back the start of the school year until after Labor Day.

03/11/2015

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Md. School Districts Running Out Of Snow Days Fast

Snow days are quickly running out for students across the state. Some districts are already planning to make up days at the end of the year.

03/05/2015

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City Officials Propose Plan To Keep Kids From Ditching School

Baltimore is seeing an increase in kids not showing up for class, violating the city’s daytime curfew policy.

02/11/2015

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Md. School District Considers Computers For Its Students

A western Maryland school district is considering assigning laptop computers or tablets to virtually all its more than 22,000 students.

02/02/2015

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Baltimore Holds Annual School Choice Fair

School search. While many students are waiting for the holiday break, others are selecting new schools to attend next year. This weekend, Baltimore schools hosted a School Choice Fair.

12/06/2014

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414 Md. Students Barred Over Missing Vaccinations

More than 400 students in Prince George’s County are barred from returning to school Wednesday because they haven’t gotten their vaccinations.

11/05/2014

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5 Students, Driver Hurt In Md. School Bus Crash

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says they’re not filing charges in a school bus crash in Walkersville that sent five students and a driver to the hospital with minor injuries.

10/15/2014

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2 Arrested For Anne Arundel County School Bus Theft

Anne Arundel County police have arrested two suspects hours after recovering a school bus that was stolen overnight in Crownsville.

10/07/2014

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Study Says Home-Packed Lunches Less Nutritious Than School-Made Meals

A new study finds that what parents pack from home is often much worse than what’s offered at school.

09/03/2014

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Spanish-Speaking Students On Rise In Anne Arundel

Anne Arundel County schools are seeing an increasing number of students who speak Spanish at home and are learning English at school.

08/30/2014

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