Seniors at many high school often take a planned but unscheduled day off to relieve the stress that comes at the end of high school.
A general strike and a few closed schools marked International Women’s Day in the US this year, following Trump’s election.
Warm winters like this leave students & teachers wanting that random day off for snow. It just hasn’t happened, but there’s an upside.
Students at a Md. high school will have tastier lunches to choose from, thanks to efforts by the school district’s food service workers.
Vouchers are shown to be ineffective in yet another long-term study. When will we learn that taking funds away from public schools is a bad idea?
Should Maryland increase the funding for vouchers that help public school students attend private schools or throw the program out?
Comments for the Civil Rights Data Collection at the US Dept of Education are now closed. Let’s see what the dept does with the massive data collection effort.
A troubled high school in Baltimore will remain open, thanks to strong and loving feedback from students and the community. And $1 million in cash.
A few remarkable studies show that students in 3 states who receive vouchers do worse than their voucher-eligible peers who remain in public schools.
Schools in Orlando appear to be gaming the system in order to keep letter grades for the high schools high, even though students aren’t being served.