Education

Jones: We Can’t Let HBCU Suit Go to Supreme Court

Maryland’s top legislators on Wednesday committed to attempting to find a legislative solution to a 13-year lawsuit filed against the state by alumni and...

Legislative Black Caucus Lays Out Priorities for 2020 Session

Economic and criminal justice, education and health care are among the top priorities of the Legislative Black Caucus for the burgeoning 2020 session.During a...

10 Issues for the 2020 General Assembly Session

When the 441st session of the Maryland General Assembly gavels in on Wednesday, lawmakers will begin a 90-day marathon of lawmaking.Thousands of bills will...

And the Most Popular Governor in America Is…

For years, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker (R) has been the most popular chief executive in the nation.Move over, boss. There is a new #1.According...

TOP 10 LIST #3 Colleagues Mourn Regent Katrina Dennis After Her Cancer Death

Editor's Note: As the year winds down, we're re-running the 10 most-read pieces of the year in Maryland Matters. Here is #3, which first...

‘Real Rush’ of Trump Rules Expected Ahead of 2020 Election

The Trump administration is preparing to finalize a host of high-profile rules in 2020, including policies that will impact everything from auto emissions to...

‘I Voted’ Sticker Winners Hail From Montgomery, Queen Anne’s Counties

Three young artists in Maryland will have their work displayed all around the state next year: on the lapels of dogwalkers and bus riders...

Carroll County Music Teacher Wins Election to State School Board

The Maryland State Board of Education’s first official teacher member is an elementary music instructor from Carroll County who considered herself a longshot for...

Opinion: Focus on Process to Get School Redistricting Right

The prospect of school redistricting is roiling politics in two major Maryland counties.Against tough opposition, the Howard County Board of Education just passed a...

Hogan’s Education Funding Plans Include Kirwan Commission Initiatives

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) announced Friday his next two budgets will include funding for Kirwan Commission initiatives to expand pre-kindergarten and provide...