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AACo. Schools Cut 2018 Spring Break to Follow Hogan’s Calendar Mandate


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Anne Arundel County students and families should make this school year’s spring break count. In order to comply with Gov. Larry Hogan’s order that schools start after Labor Day and end before June 15, Anne Arundel County is making some controversial schedule cuts for 2017-18.

State Ed. Board VP Resigns, Saying Hogan’s Executive Order Threatens Students

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Courtesy APB Speakers/Youtube

Maryland’s Board of Education is in need of a new vice president now that Sylvester James Gates has announced his resignation. Gates delivered a strongly worded and somewhat personal letter to Governor Larry Hogan yesterday citing his executive order regarding school start dates as his impetus for leaving.