Jacksonville Elementary School Named 2020 National Blue Ribbon SchoolJacksonville Elementary was named a 2020 National Blue Ribbon School.
Maryland Allows High School Sports To Return; Hogan Praises In-Person Instruction As Some Teachers Voice Safety ConcernsFall sports practices at Maryland public schools can begin October 7
Maryland Book Bank Hits 25K Books Mailed To Baltimore KidsAs part of the new story kit program, the Book Bank has mailed 25,000 books to the homes of 5,000 students.
‘We Are Not Disposable’ | More Than 400 Employees In Baltimore City Schools To Lose Jobs Due To COVID-Related Budget ShortfallAnthony Avery is one of the more than 400 teachers and other Baltimore City school employees who received sudden notice they will be laid off just days from now. He was told October 2 will be his last day.
Baltimore County Public Schools Hold Virtual Summit, Address Parent Concerns Amid Academic Year Like No OtherBaltimore County Public Schools hosted a virtual back-to-school summit Wednesday evening.
$1.3M In CARES Act Funding To Support Virtual Learning Programs In Howard CountyHoward County officials announced Monday $1.3 million in CARES Act funding will go to support virtual learning.
Baltimore City Schools CEO Warns Of Financial Issues Linked To Pandemic In LetterBaltimore City Public Schools CEO Sonja Santelises warned of financial issues related to the coronavirus pandemic in a letter to city schools staff Friday.
Howard County Public Schools To Bring Back Small Groups For In-Person LearningHoward County Public Schools announced Thursday night that they too will be bringing back small groups of students for in-person instruction.
Baltimore County Announces Initiatives To Help Families Balance School, Work Amid Coronavirus PandemicBaltimore County is working with the school district to help families struggling to balance school and work.
Archbishop Spalding High School Moves To Distance Learning For 2 Days After Positive COVID-19 CasesA private Catholic high school in Severn is moving to distance learning for the rest of the week after learning there were two positive coronavirus cases.
Dollar General Literacy Foundation Awards More Than $18K To Maryland Literacy OrganizationsThe grant will go to seven non profits, including the Baltimore Museum Industry, the Brow Memorial Tutoring Program and the William S. Baer School Partnership Board.
Verizon's Innovative Learning Initiative Provides Baltimore City Schools Students With New ChromebooksWith the new school year officially in full swing, it's important to make sure every student has access to proper technology and devices for distance learning.
Maryland School Districts Open 'Learning Centers' To Help Students, Families With In-Person LearningWhile much of learning has gone virtual this fall, some local school districts are opening up learning centers to help out students and families who may need a place to access a computer or more help in-person.
Pratt Library Lends Virtual Tutoring, Wi-Fi, Other Support For Virtual LearningThe Enoch Pratt Free Library will provide resources and educational support for students this fall as many return to classes virtually.
Gov. Hogan, Superintendent Dr. Karen Salmon Visit Eastern Shore Schools As They Open With Some Teachers, Students In ClassroomsGov. Larry Hogan and State Schools Superintendent Dr. Karen Salmon toured schools on the Eastern Shore as the state got back to school on Tuesday.