A Md. bill would make 2 current state-mandated school holidays optional, making it a little easier for schools to start after Labor Day.
One of the best ways to stop sexual assaults is to encourage students to talk about the subject, even though it may be painful at times.
Sex ed in h.s. would include a “requirement” to teach affirmative consent as part of the curriculum if a Md. bill becomes law.
2 districts in Md. will be able to start school in the fall before Labor Day, if they want, which they probably will, given the snowy weather there.
Maryland’s governor would like to relax some charter school regs and create a separate state authority that could overrule certain local board decisions.
Baltimore Co. and Balto. city got some school construction money last month at the annual beg-a-thon, thanks to plans to install air conditioning.
C.T.E. programs get the spotlight, as the state supt. and lt. gov. from Md. visit one of the top-flight career programs.
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.