The Maryland School Assessments, a set of standardized tests for elementary and middle school students, are under fire by some parents, teachers, lawmakers and school officials who say the tests are outdated and meaningless in the age of Common Core academic standards.
Howard County school leaders are stepping up security to help keep students safe. The upgrades are recommendations from the district’s school safety task force that formed days after the Newtown school shootings.
Washington County public schools are making it easier for students to pass by bringing back the D.
Montgomery County schools are removing strawberry milk from their cafeterias.
The Allegany County Board of Education has reached agreement with several law enforcement agencies to staff school.
In the nation’s fast-paced, technology-driven classrooms, one old-fashioned skill may be going by the wayside. Cursive writing was dropped when scores of schools adopted new federal guidelines this year.
A consultant is suggesting that three elementary schools in Garrett County be closed to cut costs.
Jurors began deliberating Friday in a Maryland School for the Deaf child molestation case after the defendant, a former school aide, testified that the seven girls were lying.
Bystanders and upstanders may be one way to win the battle on bullying at Maryland schools.
A lockdown that was put in place for several Harford County schools because of an attempted burglary in the area has been lifted.
Eat, play, learn. John Eager Howard is among the first city schools to receive money for renovations under a new plan approved by the General Assembly this year.
Maryland officials are announcing the completion of the One Maryland Broadband Network.