Legislator Targets Tech Perks in Baltimore County District — The New York Times
Green Acres: How will the new Guinness Brewery affect the tiny town of Relay? — Baltimore magazine
Baltimore County’s school board is looking to hire an interim replacement for Dr. Dallas Dance, who announced his resignation as superintendent earlier this week.
A pattern seems to be developing for area school systems trying to fall in line with Gov. Larry Hogan’s mandate on school start and end dates.
After the governor and comptroller froze school funding over air conditioning, Baltimore County came up with a new plan to cool the schools. But the rhetoric remained hot.
It’s the official start of fall, but some Baltimore County schools are battling a heatwave inside their buildings. Schools were let out early on Tuesday due to heat.
It seems as though everyone’s mad about the new Common Core curriculum in public schools. First, an agitated parent made the national news after he got forcibly ejected from a school board meeting because he spoke out against the standards; now 8,700 Baltimore County teachers have filed a grievance against the school board, saying that the Common Core means they have way too much work.
After a streak of incidents — a shooting at Perry Hall High School, a gun at Stemmers Run Middle School, and a BB gun at Owings Mills High School — school resource officers at Baltimore County schools will carry metal detecting wands, beginning today.