Maryland House Speaker Urges Support For More School FundingMaryland's House speaker is urging her colleagues in the Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland to make a robust education funding plan its top priority.
Anne Arundel County Schools Get $9.7M In Construction Contracts For 30 Schools, $800K To Go To Security VestibulesSome schools will be getting some new upgrades, as the Board of Education of Anne Arundel County approved more than $9.7 million in construction contracts for work at 30 schools across the county on Wednesday.
Maryland Teachers Union Led Spending On LobbyingThe Maryland State Education Association spent the most money on lobbying in the state capital during the latest filing period.
Virginia Beach Schools To Increase Recess TimesRecess times for students a part of the Virginia Beach City Public Schools will be increased.
Maryland Department Of Education Names 'Teachers Of The Year'This is the field of teachers that will compete for state Teacher of the Year. The winner then goes on to the national competition.
Torrey Smith, NFL Star-Turned-Teacher Aaron Maybin Tackle Challenges Facing Baltimore: ‘All Of Us Have Responsibility To Do More’Baltimore has been plagued by violence, a recent mayoral scandal, and police-involved scandals involving the Gun Trace Task Force and former commissioners as well. It's youngest residents also are struggling inside classrooms where basics like a lack of heat and air-conditioning will close down schools and where resources are sparse. Aaron Maybin, who grew up in Baltimore, said it takes more than wanting to change the city -- it takes embedding yourself into the city and being a part of the change.
Hogan Threatens Referendum On Schools Starting After Labor DayMaryland Gov. Larry Hogan discussed a compromise bill on schools starting after Labor Day.
Education Top Budget Priority For Maryland With Record Funding For 2020Gov. Hogan unveiled parts of his plan Thursday calling it "The most money ever spent on education in our state's history,"
New Program Links Love Of Orioles Baseball With STEM EducationThe Baltimore Orioles are focusing on STEM education in Baltimore County.
Hogan Announces $3.5B For Maryland School Construction FundsGov. Larry Hogan has announced plans for $3.5 billion for school construction over five years.
More Schools Banning Backpacks As Students Return To ClassAs parents and children around the country begin heading back to class, more and more schools are banning backpacks from their buildings.
Betsy DeVos Visits Md. School, Hears About Discipline AlternativesSecretary of Education Betsy DeVos will be visiting a Maryland school Thursday to learn how the school encourages positive behavior among students.
School District Forcing Students To Smile In Hallways, Reports SayA Pennsylvania school district is under fire for a policy that allegedly requires students to smile while walking in school hallways.
6 Baltimore-Area Schools Named Best High Schools In MarylandFive Baltimore-area schools are listed in the 10 best high schools in Maryland, according to U.S. News & World Report.
Snow Means Shorter Spring Break For Some Maryland Students Some students in Maryland will have a shortened spring break because of snow.