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Kalman Hettleman

The board received almost 445 written pieces of correspondence from students, parents, advocates and education officials.

For the longer term, Annapolis officials must require further study of the Blueprint elements that are now underfunded.

Do not allow political opportunists to give the good cause of parental rights a bad name, an education expert writes.

There’s no escaping the depths of this disaster for our schoolchildren, our state and our country.

No one familiar with schools throughout Maryland doubts that grading and promotion/retention issues exist statewide to one degree or another.

Blueprint

Federation of labor unions opposes Senate Bill 794 which would remove MSDE employee protections. The bill undoes previous work to professionalize the department, its president writes.

By Kalman R. Hettleman The writer is a member of the Maryland Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education – the Kirwan Commission, a…

Maryland lawmakers and education leaders say they are looking forward to a reinvigoration of the state’s public school system with the announcement of a…

Ronald Reagan made famous the punchline, “The most terrifying words in the English language are: I’m from the government and I’m here to help.”…

As Elizabeth Shwe reported last week in Maryland Matters, an emergency bill introduced by Senate President Bill Ferguson requires a consultant study of the…