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Letter: When We Prioritize Education Funding, We Make a Statement

To the Editor:Del. Anne Kaiser (D-Montgomery) was absolutely right in her recent remarks on funding the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future. She urged people to...

Hogan Hammers Message of Accountability With School Takeover Plan

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) announced a plan on Thursday to allow local residents to take over schools that receive failing grades in...

115 Lawmakers Earn Perfect Scores from PIRG for 2019 Session

Two-thirds of the Maryland General Assembly – all Democrats – received a perfect score on a new report card from the Maryland Public Interest...

Study: Kirwan Benefits Would Exceed Costs by 2034

Some business leaders in Maryland are pressing for full funding of the Kirwan Commission multibillion-dollar education reform plan ― arguing that it makes good...

State Report Card: 189 Five-Star Schools, Most Are In the Middle

The number of Maryland schools earning the highest and lowest rankings in a state accountability system are down, and the number of schools ranking...

Maryland State Superintendent of Schools Will Not Seek Another Term

Maryland's state superintendent of schools announced Tuesday that she will not seek another term atop the state’s education system.Karen B. Salmon, who has headed...

HBCU Advocates Hosting Town Halls As Part Of 100 Days of Action

Advocates will hold a series of town hall meetings throughout the state as part of a push to increase funding for Maryland’s historically black...

New Coppin State President Named

Coppin State University will have a new president in May.University System of Maryland Chancellor Robert L. Caret announced Monday the appointment of Anthony Jenkins,...

Data Company Ranks Top Maryland Public Schools With the Best Teachers

Maryland parents are keenly interested in the quality of public schools. Niche.com, which rates everything in education, has created a ranking of what it...

Md. Dems Battle Betsy DeVos Over Student Loan Forgiveness

A long-simmering feud between U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and congressional Democrats over student loan forgiveness is heating up as hundreds of thousands of...