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Business Groups Warn Against Tax Hikes to Fund Kirwan Reforms

Business groups responded Tuesday evening to a Kirwan Commission funding plan put forward by a labor union that included corporate tax increases.“The union said...

To Fund Kirwan, Union Proposes Corporate and Income Tax Reforms

An influential labor union is pressing for changes to Maryland’s tax code that would result in higher tax rates for the wealthy and corporations...

Opinion: Teachable Moment for Maryland Education and Taxes

As a Republican executive in a dark blue state, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has one of the toughest balancing acts in the country. Gov....

Maryland Has 15 Best STEM High Schools in Newsweek Rankings

When it comes to science, technology, engineering and mathematics, Maryland has 15 of the best 500 high schools in America, according to a new...

Investigation: UMD Followed Protocols in Mold, Adenovirus Outbreaks, But Improvements Needed

The lack of a “mature culture of emergency management” at the University of Maryland College Park could have delayed earlier and more robust responses...

The People’s Choice: State’s ‘I Voted’ Stickers Getting a Facelift

A time-honored tradition is getting a facelift in Maryland. Students across the state submitted more than 650 designs for updated “I Voted” stickers in a...

13 Teachers Running for State Board of Education Seat

More than a dozen teachers are vying to become the first teacher-member of the Maryland State Board of Education. Voting in the election is open to all...

Lawmakers, Advocates Rally for End to 13-year HBCU Lawsuit

Chants from historically black colleges and universities rang out across the Maryland state government complex in Annapolis on Wednesday as lawmakers and advocates vowed...

Blue Wave of Affection Washes Over Kirwan Panel (But Challenges Remain)

If ever the members of the Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education, many of whom had spent three years slogging through endless meetings,...

Protesters Greet Attendees of Hogan’s High-Dollar Fundraiser

A group of approximately 100 educators — most from Baltimore and Prince George’s County — protested outside a glitzy fundraiser that featured Gov. Lawrence...