Tag: schools

Carroll County Ends Ban on Field Trips to Baltimore After Two Weeks

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Photo by Mario Sánchez Prada, via Wikimedia Commons

Baltimore’s northwesterly neighbors have deemed the city safe enough once again for their students to visit for field trips.

Bee Prepared: Schools in Maryland Recruited for National Spelling Bee

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Spelling Bee Participants. Image via The National Spelling Bee

The Sports Commission for the State of Maryland wants your school to join in on the next statewide spelling bee competition.

Roland Park Educator Among Maryland Teacher of the Year Finalists

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Justin Holbrook. Photo via Baltimore City Public Schools.

Justin Holbrook is now representing Baltimore City Public Schools as a finalist for 2017-18 Maryland Teacher of the Year.

Former West Virginia Schools Superintendent Replaces Foose in Howard County Schools

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Michael Martirano, new acting superintendent of Howard County schools.

In the same breath yesterday, Howard County’s school board announced the departure of its superintendent of five years and picked a new one who most recently led West Virginia’s public education system.

Baltimore Tech Entrepreneur Alec Ross Announces Democratic Bid for Governor

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Still via announcement from Alec Ross/YouTube

“I am running for Governor of Maryland because I believe that talent is everywhere, but opportunity is not – and that must change, with new and innovative ideas.”

U.S. News Says Maryland Has the Nation’s Best Public High Schools for 2017

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George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Science in Towson, photo via the Carver Center Foundation

Rankings-maker U.S. News and World Report has determined that Maryland high schools are the best in the nation, based on a “medal count.”