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The punishment was justified because of the disruption and the child’s disciplinary history, it says.
‘Unsubstantiated’ child neglect finding for free-range parents
(The Washington Post, March 2, 2015; 12:06 PM)
The snow conundrum: How a school system decides whether to open
(The Washington Post, February 28, 2015; 6:35 PM)
Former Montgomery schools chief sets up business to open way for consulting
(The Washington Post, February 25, 2015; 9:23 PM)
Montgomery superintendent search revs up, with forums planned
(The Washington Post, February 25, 2015; 1:00 PM)
Suspended students lose millions of days of instruction while out of school
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2015; 6:00 PM)
Struggles of minority students in Montgomery: ‘I, Too, Am B-CC’
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2015; 4:24 PM)
Montgomery’s interim superintendent focuses on teaching, learning, budget
(The Washington Post, February 20, 2015; 1:38 PM)
Montgomery leaders urge support for school construction funding
(The Washington Post, February 19, 2015; 2:48 AM)
Search underway for Montgomery County schools superintendent
(The Washington Post, February 16, 2015; 6:06 PM)
Departing MoCo schools chief reflects on short tenure of superintendents
(The Washington Post, February 15, 2015; 1:42 PM)
Md. private school bans use of the ‘R-word’ on campus to promote equality
(The Washington Post, February 13, 2015; 8:03 PM)
Superintendent search firm hired in Montgomery
(The Washington Post, February 11, 2015; 4:03 PM)
Montgomery school board pushes high school start times 20 minutes later
(The Washington Post, February 10, 2015; 5:45 PM)
Pajama-clad students rally for later bell times ahead of Montgomery vote
(The Washington Post, February 9, 2015; 7:53 PM)
Montgomery middle school student dies of self-inflicted injuries
(The Washington Post, February 9, 2015; 7:24 PM)
Starr’s record a mixed bag: Data show improvement, but there were missteps
(The Washington Post, February 8, 2015; 5:32 PM)
Teachers overwhelmingly oppose later high school start times in Montgomery
(The Washington Post, February 6, 2015; 6:09 PM)
Schools chief’s exit leaves many in Montgomery with questions
(The Washington Post, February 4, 2015; 6:51 PM)
Montgomery County school superintendent to step down
(The Washington Post, February 3, 2015; 7:24 PM)
Montgomery asks for detail on proposals to revamp handling of school abuse cases
(The Washington Post, February 2, 2015; 7:45 PM)
Starr did not request another four years by deadline, school board member says
(The Washington Post, February 2, 2015; 6:54 PM)
Montgomery discussions continue on future of school superintendent
(The Washington Post, February 1, 2015; 6:44 PM)
With Starr’s future uncertain, Montgomery school officials say private talks are best
(The Washington Post, January 30, 2015; 2:49 PM)
Montgomery schools chief made a case to Board of Education members for his return
(The Washington Post, January 29, 2015; 8:21 PM)
Montgomery schools chief may face uphill battle on board
(The Washington Post, January 28, 2015; 7:25 PM)
Maryland graduation rates hit a new high
(The Washington Post, January 27, 2015; 1:33 PM)
Investigation into Md. ‘free-range parenting’ case unresolved after meeting
(The Washington Post, January 26, 2015; 4:02 PM)
Montgomery parents plead for later high school start times
(The Washington Post, January 23, 2015; 6:52 PM)
Md. high school principal accused of discrimination has left her job
(The Washington Post, January 22, 2015; 6:53 PM)
Three Intel finalists from Washington area high schools
(The Washington Post, January 21, 2015; 12:00 PM)
Changing school hours: Is 20 minutes later a good idea? Montgomery asks the public.
(The Washington Post, January 20, 2015; 4:41 PM)
Montgomery County neglect inquiry shines spotlight on ‘free-range’ parenting
(The Washington Post, January 17, 2015; 6:57 PM)
Longtime Montgomery educator Christopher Garran heads to Virginia Beach
(The Washington Post, January 15, 2015; 1:28 PM)
Parents investigated for neglect after letting kids walk home alone
(The Washington Post, January 14, 2015; 9:28 PM)
Montgomery overhauling approaches to school sex abuse allegations
(The Washington Post, January 13, 2015; 7:52 PM)
‘Principal churn’ strikes Maryland middle school yet again
(The Washington Post, January 9, 2015; 5:53 PM)
Maryland and Microsoft partnership provides free Office 365 for students
(The Washington Post, January 9, 2015; 9:41 AM)
Montgomery offers new options to open county high schools later
(The Washington Post, January 6, 2015; 10:00 PM)
School audit: No improprieties during tenure of former Prince George’s CFO
(The Washington Post, January 5, 2015; 5:05 PM)
Maryland county adds Spanish immersion programs at three elementary schools
(The Washington Post, January 4, 2015; 7:38 PM)
Montgomery’s portable classroom trailers mostly at elementary schools
(The Washington Post, December 30, 2014; 12:19 PM)
As enrollment grows in Montgomery, more than 9,000 students in portable classrooms
(The Washington Post, December 29, 2014; 5:41 PM)
Aspen Hill residents fight plan to move alternative-ed programs into neighborhood
(The Washington Post, December 28, 2014; 6:30 PM)
Plan for English language learner schools causes conflict in Pr. George’s County
(The Washington Post, December 19, 2014; 7:05 PM)
Largo High School students perform at Kennedy Center
(The Washington Post, December 17, 2014; 4:08 PM)
Montgomery County to probe handling of school abuse allegations
(The Washington Post, December 17, 2014; 1:32 PM)
Howard County schools consider Lunar New Year and Muslim holiday requests
(The Washington Post, December 16, 2014; 8:36 PM)
Md. teachers union wants kindergarten tests suspended
(The Washington Post, December 16, 2014; 1:23 PM)
Maryland state senator wants Pr. George’s charter school to become a contract school
(The Washington Post, December 15, 2014; 6:24 PM)
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