Skip to main content


This writer says his recent experience with the public school system illustrates how Maryland’s Public Information Act is “broken and cannot be fixed.”

Hettleman Crawford response

We have a requirement to re-imagine education post-COVID. Fortunately, the Maryland Department of Education in collaboration with local school systems has advanced enabling foundational…


Part two of two. To borrow from Mark Twain’s quip about the weather, almost everyone in the General Assembly complains bitterly that the Maryland…

Maryland Sen. Katie Fry Hester received this response to her letter, “MSDE, Do More to Support Local School Districts During Pandemic,” [Maryland Matters, Oct….


The following is an open letter to the Maryland State Board of Education Superintendent Karen B. Salmon, President Clarence C. Crawford and Vice President…