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.
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.
A longer summer for children. The State House is considering pushing back the start of the school year until after Labor Day.
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.
Baltimore is seeing an increase in kids not showing up for class, violating the city’s daytime curfew policy.
A western Maryland school district is considering assigning laptop computers or tablets to virtually all its more than 22,000 students.
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.
More than 400 students in Prince George’s County are barred from returning to school Wednesday because they haven’t gotten their vaccinations.
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.
Anne Arundel County police have arrested two suspects hours after recovering a school bus that was stolen overnight in Crownsville.
A new study finds that what parents pack from home is often much worse than what’s offered at school.
Anne Arundel County schools are seeing an increasing number of students who speak Spanish at home and are learning English at school.