Commission Seeks $3.8B Funding Increase For Maryland SchoolsThe panel approved its proposal Friday to phase in spending by an additional $3.8 billion annually -- a 33 percent increase by 2030.
New Maryland Education Funding Formulas DelayedA Maryland commission won't finish recommendations on new funding formulas for K-12 education in time for legislative action next year, delaying a major effort to increase the formulas for the first time since 2002 and disappointing supporters.
Bill Would Make Casino Money Enhance School Funding FormulasMaryland lawmakers want to change the state constitution to require money raised by the state's casinos for education to enhance schools funding above the amount set by state formulas.
Baltimore Mayor Announced More Funding For Youth ProgramsBaltimore City's recent push for youth programs continues to grow.
Educators Ask Governor To Increase School FundingTeacher unions and community leaders across the state and here in Baltimore are pushing for Governor Larry Hogan to release critical education funding.
Md. Teachers' Union Launches Ads To Protect School FundingA Maryland teachers' union is launching a petition drive to protect strong investments in schools.
Educators Worried About What Md. Budget Deficit Means For SchoolsMaryland educators are trying to gauge what the state's budget deficit might mean for school funding.
School Officials Team Up, Head To Annapolis For More MoneyGrowing populations and aging facilities. That's what Maryland's three largest counties say they're dealing with when it comes to public schools. Tuesday, the "big three" joined together in Annapolis to push for funding.
House Panel Approves Baltimore School FundingA major funding plan to build new schools and renovate others in the city of Baltimore cleared the Maryland House Appropriations Committee on a 23-3 vote Tuesday night, sending the measure to the House of Delegates.
Anne Arundel Officials Spar Over School FundingAnne Arundel County Executive John Leopold says school funding is forcing other departments in the county government to forgo money, including police.
Parents, Teachers & Students Work To Ensure School FundingCity parents, teachers and students are fighting down to the wire to make sure city schools are fully funded for next year.
Comptroller Visits Baltimore Co. Elementary School To Determine NeedsA Baltimore County elementary school heard some encouraging words about its future funding as State Comptroller Peter Franchot assesses the need for renovation in schools throughout the state.