Students witnessed a domestic violence incident that involved a shooting near their bus stop. Even biological changes come from neighborhood violence.
Should students in Md. be protected by law if they want to skip out of class during the dissection of live animals? There could be a law.
Should gifted students skip a grade? The debate may be a hundred years old. Research has settled some questions but opened others.
A petition distributed by students at a Md. H.S. promoted white supremacy and featured racially charged language about African-Americans.
A sophomore in Howard Co., Md., died in a murder-suicide after a New Year’s Eve party. Her mother was also shot in the assault.
A minor traffic accident in Charles County, Md., resulted in a rollover for the school bus involved. The 3 people on board, including a student, were injured.
Some parents and one famous comedian want Maryland legislators to enact screen safety laws because students are nearsighted and use computers a lot.
The Md. governor visited a Jewish middle school just outside Washington, telling kids to persevere in their goals, despite hate crimes and other obstacles.
Rent-to-own homes frequently come with lead paint problems that the “buyers” are obligated but unable to repair. So kids suffer.
A 20-yr-old man will serve 2 years probation for threatening, allegedly as a joke, to bring a bomb to a high school stadium.