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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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Pediatricians’ Rx For Schools: Later Start Times

Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.

08/28/2014

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Researchers: Later School Start Time Could Make Kids Healthier

Pushing back the school start time for teens. Research suggests it could help with kids’ overall health.

08/27/2014

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Md. Leaders Greet Students As They Head Back To School

One day down, nine months to go. Monday, many students in Maryland started their first day of school.

08/25/2014

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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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