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Opinion: Prince George’s School Board Member Gives Her Take on Recent Controversy

On Nov. 3, 2020, an election occurred that shifted the political landscape across the country. Locally, this election signaled a major shift in county...

Prince George’s School Board Deadlocks Over Ethics Findings

The Prince George’s County school board appeared poised to accept the results of an ethics report involving several of its members Wednesday night, potentially...

A Year Later, Few Loose Ends Remain in COVID-Related Student Housing Disputes

The Maryland Economic Development Corporation provided assistance to about 300 of the 1,000 students in Maryland’s public universities who wanted to cancel their housing...
Mismanagement

New State Superintendent Urges School Systems to Move the Needle on Learning Loss

All 24 public school systems in Maryland have begun summer programs to help students catch up from learning loss induced by the coronavirus pandemic,...

Power Struggle, Ethics Complaints and Lawsuits Roil Prince George’s School Board

The Prince George’s County Board of Education is in crisis.The panel, which is made up of nine elected and four appointed members, is riven...
Internship

Opinion: My High School Internship Prepared Me for Whatever Is Next

As I reflect on my high school experience, it definitely was different than I expected. The pandemic disrupted just about everything in my junior...

Two New Members Join the Md. State Board of Education

Chuen-Chin Bianca Chang and Kevin Bokoum are the two newest members of the Maryland State Board of Education.  Chang is replacing former board member Rose...

Hogan Says He Will Include $1 Million in Proposed Budget for Director Position to...

Two weeks into the current fiscal year, Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan (R) announced plans for $1 million in spending in the state's 2023 fiscal...

Applications Open for New Education Reform Oversight Board

Applications are open for members to a new state panel that will oversee implementation of the 10-year multi-billion-dollar Blueprint for Maryland’s Future education reforms.Once...

University of Maryland, College Park Workers Rally to Extend Telework

Employees of the University of Maryland College Park whose jobs make it possible for them to telework are seeking to preserve that option, as...