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In Impromptu Appearance, Jones and Ferguson Close Door on Special Session

In dramatic fashion, the presiding officers of the Maryland General Assembly slammed the door Wednesday night on holding a special legislative session this fall.House...

Opinion: Expand AmeriCorps to Help Recovery From Pandemic

As talks between the White House and Congress stall, Americans are still grappling with the crippling impact of the pandemic. To move our country...

Employees Ask For A More Uniform COVID-19 Policy Across Md. Public Universities

A union representative said Maryland college workers are “really disappointed” by the lack of uniformity and transparency of state public universities’ COVID-19-related safety plans.Because...
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Maryland PTA Seeks Injunction to Stop Reorganization By National Officials

Maryland’s PTA and the national organization are feuding, with battles over management, alleged hostile work environments and local leader elections.The Maryland PTA filed for...

New Leader Appointed for Universities at Shady Grove

Anne Khademian, a professor at Virginia Tech, will join University System of Maryland as the new executive director of Universities at Shady Grove, a...
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Distance Learning Especially Challenging for Students With Disabilities

Noah, a pseudonym for a middle school child with autism, had been doing well in his public education program until school buildings closed in...

Alanah Davis: Year of Ferment

It’s the morning of Sept. 9, 2020, which means for Baltimore City Public Schools it’s the second day of school.My children are still...

Only Two Baltimore City School Buildings Visited By State Inspectors This Year

Out of 155 public school facilities in Baltimore City, only two school buildings were inspected this year to assess their quality and condition. One...

Bruce Jarrell Picked as University of Maryland Baltimore’s Next President

Dr. Bruce Jarrell, who has held the title of interim president at the University of Maryland Baltimore since January, will take the job permanently,...

University System of Maryland Expects Pandemic-Related Budget Cuts 

The University System of Maryland announced Wednesday that it expects to make budget cuts that could include layoffs in response to unforeseen costs and...