Maryland General Assembly Committee To Vote On Statewide School Mask MandateAs COVID cases rise and students return to the classroom, a General Assembly committee is getting ready to vote on the mask mandate for all Maryland public schools.
Maryland Schools Continue Comparatively Slow Reopening PlanMaryland public school students have had some of the least opportunities in the nation to attend regular in-person instruction despite the state's moderate COVID-19 spread.
Failure Rates Doubled Or Tripled During Second Semester At Most Maryland Public Schools, New Report ShowsAs Maryland schools continue to allow more students to come back to in-person learning this week, a new report shows that most of the public school systems saw failure rates double or triple during their second semester.
COVID Latest: Cecil County Public Schools To Bring Students Back One Day A WeekCecil County Public Schools will reopen schools for students one day a week, or at 25% capacity, starting February 8.
Teachers Push Back Against Md. Schools Superintendent's Last-Minute Proposal For Minimum 3.5 Hours Of Live InstructionDistricts across the state will start the year with virtual classes, and some teachers' groups disagree with the state superintendent on the number of hours students will need in front of a computer each day.
Coronavirus Latest: Gov. Hogan Bans Counties From Blanket School ClosuresGov. Larry Hogan issued an amended emergency order on Monday to ensure local schools and school systems will have the primary authority to determine when to safely reopen schools for in-person instruction.
Maryland State Education Association President Critical Of Trump Administration's Push To Reopen SchoolsEducation secretary Betsy DeVos and President Donald Trump want schools to open full-time this fall amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Back To School Could Look Very Different For Maryland Students This Fall: Alternating In-Person Learning, Focusing On Core Subjects Among ProposalsSchools in Maryland are closed through the rest of the academic year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but now officials are looking to the fall and how they might reopen schools.
Coronavirus Closings: Maryland Schools Will Remain Closed Through Academic YearMaryland officials announced that Maryland schools will remain closed for the rest of the academic year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Latest: MPSSAA Cancels All Spring Sports, Events For Rest Of School YearThe Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association has officially canceled all MPSSAA events for the rest of the school year.
Coronavirus Latest: Maryland Extends Public Schools Closure Until April 24; Officials Looking At Summer School OptionsMaryland public schools will be closed through April 24.
Coronavirus Impacts: Maryland Extends Public Schools Closure. Here's What Some Parents Are SayingAs the number of coronavirus cases continues to climb, so does the number of weeks Maryland public schools will remain closed.
Coronavirus In Maryland: Universities Move Online, What Does This Mean For K-12 SchoolsThis week, Johns Hopkins University and Morgan State University and McDaniel University will finish their spring semesters online.
Gov. Hogan To Introduce Bill To Require Maryland Public Schools To Start After Labor DayThis new bill would overturn the current law allowing local school boards to decide when the academic year should begin.
Maryland Educators Urge Voters To Approve Ballot QuestionSupporters say $500 million annually will be added to public education once phased in, if voters approve in November.