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T. Rees Shapiro
As a family mourns 16-year-old Cara Golias, a federal and county study into risk factors begins.
The Answer Sheet
Michael Alison Chandler
D.C. Public Schools seize an opportunity to sell their programs to parents on the hunt.
“We are better than we have been described,” Sullivan said in a letter, released after student protests.
Donna St. George
The county’s board added $223.3 million in funding amid continuing enrollment growth.
Mike DeBonis and T. Rees Shapiro
The suspension — coming days after a Rolling Stone account of a gang rape in 2012 — will continue until the spring semester begins Jan. 9.
Here’s the way to find out how many schools are named after the presidents.
The New York State Education Department forges ahead without regard for the facts, principal says.
He’s the second to leave in two years.
Rolling Stone article’s claims of a brutal rape and how the case may have been handled cause a stir.
A security breach in the Prince George’s school system exposed employees’ personal data.
Republicans overrode Democrats’ concerns.
The report raises provocative questions about whether the community gave deference to his family because they were white.
State senator tried to get special consideration for children of U-Md employees in charter admissions
By the numbers.
The ‘students’ who signed letter said they will escalate action.
It’s in the single digits.
Vote was delayed after the U.S. Department of Justice ordered changes to school map.
The “tier 1” D.C. middle school was not classified this year as investigation is pending.
Va.’s governor said that he was “deeply disturbed” by the account detailed in a Rolling Stone article.
A ninth-grader says standardized tests are ruining his chance to graduate from high school, and he needs help.
President Obama’s actions underscore issues about applications for admissions and financial aid.
One person at the Pr. George’s school has the disease; no new cases have been identified since then.
Read the ‘interpretation’ of the ‘achievement levels’ for the SBAC Common Core test.
A possible 2016 GOP contender, Bush tries to thread the needle when it comes to the divisive standards.
Two officers went from room to room with weapons drawn.
Code.org teams up with Disney to offer programming lessons that include wildly popular characters from “Frozen“.
By 2018, a study finds, the area’s four counties will account for 40 percent of all enrollment in the state.
College Park Academy wanted to reserve majority of seats for students who live in College Park.
A Md. middle school principal waited several weeks to tell parents of an alleged sexual offense.
The foundation had paid millions in fines to New York State for breaking the law.
Of the 127,866 students in the school district, 82,696 come from poor families, new statistics show.
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