Education

Blue Ribbon Schools: 8 in Maryland Make the List

Eight schools in Maryland earned the honor of being named a National Blue Ribbon school for 2019, the U.S. Department of Education has announced.According...

Here’s a Look at the New State Laws Taking Effect on Tuesday

Hundreds of Maryland laws are going into effect Tuesday, spanning subjects from criminal justice reform to election law to the state’s medical cannabis commission.A...

Political World Travels to a Winery in Southern Md. for Miller Tribute

The scene: A winery on a gorgeous rural road in Calvert County Thursday night. A venue for weddings and other joyous occasions.The event: A...

Hogan Proposes $200 Million ‘Final Offer’ in HBCU Lawsuit

Efforts to settle a long-running lawsuit by Maryland’s historically black colleges and universities against the state hit a roadblock Thursday when Republican Gov. Lawrence...

Young Designers Sought for ‘I Voted’ Sticker Contest

It’s a badge of civic pride – and a young Marylander could be chosen to redesign the iconic “I Voted” stickers that will stock...

Maryland Middling When it Comes to Best States for Teachers

Maryland is in the middle of the pack when it comes to best states for teachers, according to at least one new measure.The state...

Behind the Scenes at the Goucher Poll

Deep in the belly of the Julia Rogers building at Goucher College in Towson, three dozen college students cradling a smorgasbord of takeout dinners...

Josh Kurtz: Hogan v. the Teachers’ Union, Again

If ever we needed a reminder that Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. is a Republican – and a standard Republican, not the “different” kind...

Poll: Marylanders Support More Ed Funding, But Know Little of Kirwan Commission

Marylanders are willing to pay more for public education, but are largely unaware of a reform effort that would dramatically boost state education spending,...

Del. Charles E. Sydnor III: Hogan Should Accept $577M Offer to Settle HBCU Lawsuit

A landmark lawsuit that has cost the State of Maryland millions in legal fees and national controversy has an opportunity to be settled, and...