Anne Arundel County Students Rally, Call For Sports To ResumeStudent-athletes in Anne Arundel County rallied Monday night ahead of the county school board's Tuesday night meeting during which they are expected to lay out plans outlining how sports may resume.
Anne Arundel County Schools To Hold Meetings On Hybrid In-Person Learning, Sports PlansThe Anne Arundel County Board of Education will host two special virtual meetings next week to talk about options for bringing students and teachers back into the classroom.
Hogan: There's 'Really No Excuse' To Not Try To Return Kids To Classrooms Despite CoronavirusAs schools continue to debate when to reopen for in-person learning, Gov. Larry Hogan said "there really is no excuse for not trying to bring kids back" into the classroom.
Baltimore City Schools’ CEO Talks Reopening, Layoffs; Baltimore County Reverses Decision To Bring Teachers Back Next MonthBaltimore City Schools’ CEO says the virtual start to this unprecedented school year has been fairly smooth.
Baltimore County Schools Reverse Decision To Have All Staff Return October 19A week after saying all staff members would return in-person on October 19, the Baltimore County Public Schools system has pushed back that date.
Maryland Schools Superintendent Karen Salmon Visits Elkton Middle School To See Hybrid Learning In ActionMaryland State Superintendent of Schools Karen Salmon visited a Cecil County school Monday to get an in-person look at how schools are handling the challenges put forth by the coronavirus pandemic.
COVID-19 School Closings Linked To Increase In Depression And Suicide, Study FindsPrimary school students in China experienced more depressive symptoms and made more suicide attempts after schools closed for the pandemic, a new study found.
Maryland Education Board Mandates 3.5 Hours Of Daily On-Camera Instruction; Teachers Say Change Comes Too Close To Start Of School YearAfter hours of debate, the Maryland State Board of Education on Tuesday passed a motion that will mandate an average of three-and-a-half hours of active, on-camera instruction during the school day.
Baltimore’s Catholic Schools Reopen For In-Person Instruction As Teachers’ Union Slams Proposed Schedule Changes For Public SchoolsMonday is the first day of class for students at Baltimore Catholic Schools.
Students At 87 Baltimore County Public Schools Will Get Free Meals This School Year, Officials SayAll students at 87 public schools in Baltimore County will be able to get free meals this school year, county school officials said Monday.
All Maryland Schools At Level Where Some In-Person Learning Could Happen Safely; Decisions Up To Local Leaders, Hogan SaysAll county school systems in Maryland are authorized to safely reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic, though decisions will be made at the local level, Gov. Larry Hogan said Thursday.
Maryland School Systems, County Leaders Respond To Hogan's Announcement That Some In-Person Learning Is Safe StatewideA number of Maryland school systems said they have no immediate plans to change their schedules to begin the school year in-person.
Judge Blocks Rule That Moves Coronavirus Relief Funds To Private SchoolsA federal judge in California has blocked a rule that Michigan, Maryland, six other states and four big-city school districts said would unlawfully allow too much pandemic relief aid to be diverted from K-12 public schools to private ones.
Largest Mount St. Mary's Freshman Class Moves-In For Fall SemesterMount St. Mary's University welcomed its largest freshman class back onto campus this week.
No Staggered School Start Date For Anne Arundel County Students In Grades 1-12 Due To COVID-19All first- through twelfth-grade Anne Arundel County Public Schools students will begin the school year on September 8 instead of the usual staggered start date, officials said Monday.