Memorial Service Announced For Elijah Gorham At Mervo High SchoolDetails about a memorial service for Elijah Gorham have been announced.
Vaccinations For Younger Children Could Be Approved Next Month; The Latest On Outbreaks In Maryland Schools As 7 Children HospitalizedRight now, seven children in Maryland are hospitalized with Covid-19 including three in intensive care, and the push is on to vaccinate more adolescents aged 12 and older.
Anne Arundel County Public Schools Facing Staffing ShortagesFrom teachers to food service workers to custodians, Anne Arundel County Public School leaders say the district is struggling to fill open roles.
Baltimore County Public Schools Feeling The Impact Of Nationwide Teacher ShortageSchool leaders say because of the size of the district, they’re always recruiting new workers and that they hire between 600 and 800 teachers a year because of vacancies.
'Just A Wonderful Young Man': Loved Ones Remember Mervo High School Senior Elijah GorhamA "phenomenal young man" is how Mergenthaler Vocational-Technical high school senior, Elijah Gorham is being described.
Baltimore Schools Monitor Student Laptops For Suicide SignsBaltimore public schools are using software that alerts officials when a student using one of the system’s laptops might be considering suicide.
'He Was A Young Man Full Of Promise': Mervo High School Mourns Loss Of Football Player Elijah GorhamElijah Gorham, a football player at Mergenthaler Vocational Technical High School, has died, officials announced Monday.
Superintendent Of Baltimore County Public Schools Awarded 2021 Excellence In Education AwardSuperintendent of Baltimore County Public School Dr. Darryl L. Williams received the 2021 Excellence in Education Award from the NAACP Baltimore County Chapter, officials announced Monday.
Disturbing New TikTok Trend Has Students Assaulting Teachers & Districts On High AlertFor the month of October, students are encouraged to slap a teacher and run away without getting caught.
CDC Study: Masking Inside Schools Keeps Children SafeA new study conducted by the CDC shows children in schools where there is no mask mandate have a higher chance of contracting COVID. If you wear a mask, the transmissibility of the virus is greatly reduced.
'What If They Get The Shot & In 5 Years Something Goes Wrong?' Possible Vaccine Mandates For Students Stir Up Debates In Anne Arundel CountyThe debate over COVID safety measures like masks was already a topic of debate. Now, a suggestion on mandating vaccines for children who are eligible could be stirring the pot once again.
'There Have Been Threats Against Me': Attorney General Merrick Garland Orders FBI Protection For School Employees & TeachersMonday, Attorney General Merrick Garland ordered the FBI to help protect school employees and teachers across the nation following an uptick in violence and threats against them.
'A Phase Of Maintaining Immunity': Gov. Hogan Pushes COVID-19 Booster Shots, Prepares State To Vaccinate ChildrenGov. Larry Hogan implored eligible Marylanders to get COVID-19 booster shots and announced the state is already gearing up to vaccinate children in a press conference Thursday.
Maryland Book Bank Helps Teachers To Fill Their Shelves For The School YearThe book bank is a book distribution program that helps to serve children in under-resourced communities. The program helps kids across the entire state have access to reading materials.
‘We Really See A Crisis’ Top Maryland Educators Alarmed Over Looming Teacher Shortage Exacerbated By Covid PandemicCheryl Bost, a veteran educator and the head of Maryland’s teachers’ union, the Maryland State Education Association, told WJZ every school system in the state is having trouble filling positions, and the pandemic has sent those shortages into overdrive.