No action is indicated at the state level to impose regulations on schools or dictate the number of hours students should spend on tests.
The world record for Rubik’s Cube fell in Maryland last month, but for other speed cubers, it’s done in the name of service and fun.
A teenager stabbed in a Baltimore City school has died as a result of his injuries. A suspect is in custody.
Students who fight on the bus and cause substantial disruption are subject to strong disciplinary action, like this 6th grader in Prince George’s County.
Young boys in Baltimore, Chicago, and Peoria were shot Friday overnight. One is dead, the other 2 injured, as violence continues in our neighborhoods.
Fewer than half of 3rd through 8th graders in Md. “passed” last year’s exams from the PARCC consortium. Here’s what that means.
We respond to a letter that says school board shouldn’t push the panic button whenever it might be necessary to close a school.
State-level results from the PARCC tests have been released for Maryland’s high school students. Lots of kids did poorly, but not all.
The first in our evening summaries of Maryland school news: Charter schools and growing up black in Baltimore, testing wars, etc.
Maryland’s environmental literacy standards won an international award today from the World Future Council.