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T. Rees Shapiro, Mary Pat Flaherty and Justin Jouvenal
At a 3 p.m. news conference, Police Chief Timothy J. Longo focuses on finding Hannah Graham.
The Answer Sheet
Michael Alison Chandler
Education activists urge better coordination with charter schools and more resources for poor schools.
Report is first effort to rank charter school performance in growth, innovation and academic results
Cyber Padawans, as the university’s squad is known, captures first place in Global CyberLympics.
When what seems to be progressive instruction really isn’t.
“We know what we need to do, and we have what it takes to get it done,” Kaya Henderson said Tuesday.
Donna St. George
Montgomery County report: Students of color make up two-thirds of enrollment; most teachers are white.
They have been named National Blue Ribbon Schools by the U.S. Department of Education.
There are two main reasons.
WTU president says they want to work more closely with the next administration — whoever wins.
The Maryland Coalition Against Celltowers on School Grounds is part of a coordinated grass-roots effort.
The new course framework has come under strong attack by conservatives.
Teachers complain about losing instructional time as number of printers decreases by 56 percent.
Va. Tech’s Morgan Harrington vanished from a concert.
New approach offers a solution for communities whose schools must close: A different operator steps in.
Montgomery school board candidates to come together Monday at forum in Rockville.
What data should be included in such a ranking?
Students with autism, emotional disabilities, intellectual disabilities -- and those learning English in high school -- all have a 50 percent or lower chance of graduating.
Research shows that earnings are higher for college grads. But some majors pay a lot more than others.
Early childhood education grads earn an average of just $27,000, often restricting the profession to the privileged.
How to save arts education.
It might be tough to do in high school, but elementary school is a good place to practice restraint.
New guidance on testing times for the PARCC exam is released and one teacher shows how many hours that will eat up at his school.
Too many young people are emotionally struggling and need help, experts say.
It’s the first district in the Rocky Mountain State and one of the first in the country to do so.
Report: Almost a third of student body stayed home after at least four fights in halls and threat of more violence.
Jonathan R. Alger once worked for the federal agency that is now investigating the school he leads.
Rising awareness and cases like Hannah Graham’s disappearance at U-Va., lead students to talk about dangers.
T. Rees Shapiro
Authorities say Jesse L. Matthew Jr. likely won’t be in court until at least Thursday.
‘Say Yes’ foundation has helped thousands from Syracuse and Buffalo go to college.
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