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Computer science not widely taught in Washington area schools
The subject is also not a staple of high school education nationally, a look at AP exam numbers suggests.
 
Elementary school task force to report in June on options for longer day in Montgomery
(The Washington Post, April 23, 2014; 12:54 PM)
 
Prince George’s County Council holds college and career readiness strategy session
(The Washington Post, April 23, 2014; 12:25 PM)
 
Montgomery leader named superintendent of schools in Hartford, Conn.
(The Washington Post, April 22, 2014; 12:41 PM)
 
Enrollment in Prince George’s schools increases
(The Washington Post, April 21, 2014; 6:01 PM)
 
Prince George’s County hosts teacher recruitment fair
(The Washington Post, April 21, 2014; 3:23 PM)
 
Prince George’s school board hires an executive director
(The Washington Post, April 20, 2014; 7:53 PM)
 
High school career academies prepare students for jobs
(The Washington Post, April 20, 2014; 6:35 PM)
 
Young Sikhs in Maryland fight bias with diplomacy in the classroom
(The Washington Post, April 18, 2014; 9:02 PM)
 
Pr. George’s schools’ decision on visas leaves Filipino teachers uncertain about their futures
(The Washington Post, April 11, 2014; 10:06 PM)
 
Pr. George’s man sentenced to 50 years in killing of Friendly High School student
(The Washington Post, April 11, 2014; 6:35 PM)
 
Prince George’s charter school renegotiates contract to remain in Upper Marlboro
(The Washington Post, April 11, 2014; 1:03 PM)
 
Agnes Meyer Outstanding Teacher Awards
(The Washington Post, April 11, 2014; 10:00 AM)
 
Achievement gaps between Montgomery’s high-poverty, low-poverty high schools grow
(The Washington Post, April 8, 2014; 10:13 PM)
 
Obama announces federal grants to help prepare students for careers
(The Washington Post, April 7, 2014; 11:37 AM)
 
Teen sleep: State to study health issues and school start times
(The Washington Post, April 4, 2014; 6:13 PM)
 
Prince George’s school system plans a reorganization of its Human Resource Division
(The Washington Post, April 3, 2014; 6:31 PM)
 
Prince George’s County schools receives a two-day waiver for snow days
(The Washington Post, April 3, 2014; 5:21 PM)
 
Twitter civility: Montgomery school effort begins
(The Washington Post, April 3, 2014; 10:25 AM)
 
Montgomery to have classes on Easter Monday, get a waiver of four snow days
(The Washington Post, April 2, 2014; 6:39 PM)
 
Frederick County schools granted state waiver for two snow days
(The Washington Post, April 1, 2014; 5:50 PM)
 
Maryland rejects Montgomery County’s snow-day waiver request
(The Washington Post, April 1, 2014; 2:54 AM)
 
Police find pellet gun at Stevenson U., no sign of a shooting
(The Washington Post, March 31, 2014; 7:08 PM)
 
Maryland education officials reject Anne Arundel’s request for snow day waiver
(The Washington Post, March 28, 2014; 4:01 PM)
 
Prince George’s schools ask state to waive four instructional days because of snow
(The Washington Post, March 28, 2014; 3:28 PM)
 
Teen sleep: Tweet from education secretary seen as boost for changing school hours
(The Washington Post, March 28, 2014; 1:44 PM)
 
Prince George’s board of education delays vote on charter school lease
(The Washington Post, March 28, 2014; 1:37 PM)
 
Children with a family member being treated at Walter Reed reassigned to Bethesda school
(The Washington Post, March 28, 2014; 9:00 AM)
 
Montgomery schools expand waiver request to the state, ask for five snow days to be forgiven
(The Washington Post, March 26, 2014; 2:32 PM)
 
Maryland‘s private schools may seek state waivers to ease fallout from snow day closings
(The Washington Post, March 26, 2014; 9:59 AM)
 
Md. Board of Education to allow some snow day waivers for school systems
(The Washington Post, March 25, 2014; 2:18 PM)
 
Students and staff at Watkins Mill High School scheduled for tuberculosis testing
(The Washington Post, March 24, 2014; 5:57 PM)
 
Snow and severe winter take a toll on classroom learning
(The Washington Post, March 22, 2014; 5:49 PM)
 
Maryland and D.C. schools to begin field-testing new Common Core exams next week
(The Washington Post, March 20, 2014; 6:55 PM)
 
Snow fallout: Montgomery asks for waiver of four snow days, but then snow comes again
(The Washington Post, March 20, 2014; 10:48 AM)
 
Yolanda Adams appears in benefit concert to help school in Kenya
(The Washington Post, March 18, 2014; 1:29 PM)
 
Researchers point to racial disparities in school suspension, spotlight new practices
(The Washington Post, March 14, 2014; 11:05 AM)
 
Bigger focus on Latinos, ending duplicated services among Pr. George’s school goals
(The Washington Post, March 13, 2014; 7:02 PM)
 
Prince George’s schools to seek $3 million grant from Carnegie Corporation for high schools for English language learners
(The Washington Post, March 13, 2014; 6:37 PM)
 
Prince George’s police officer Ariel Acosta receives a thank you from the school board
(The Washington Post, March 13, 2014; 5:58 PM)
 
Montgomery Blair science finalist makes top 10 in Intel national competition
(The Washington Post, March 12, 2014; 8:11 PM)
 
Pr. George's school board adjusts Perrywood boundary plan following student pleas
(The Washington Post, March 12, 2014; 12:35 PM)
 
Eubanks questions impact of Peterson’s $1 million Teach For America donation
(The Washington Post, March 12, 2014; 12:32 PM)
 
Math exam failure persists in Montgomery, even as efforts are under way to help
(The Washington Post, March 10, 2014; 6:12 PM)
 
Pr. George’s schools to hold sessions on dual enrollment program for college courses
(The Washington Post, March 10, 2014; 2:47 PM)
 
Peterson Family Foundation to donate $1 million to Teach For America
(The Washington Post, March 10, 2014; 12:37 AM)
 
Montgomery Blair High School leads the nation in Intel science finalists
(The Washington Post, March 9, 2014; 6:33 PM)
 
School year could be extended a week in Montgomery County because of snow days
(The Washington Post, March 7, 2014; 2:46 PM)
 
Montgomery teachers ratify contract with raises, higher share of health premiums
(The Washington Post, March 6, 2014; 9:15 AM)
 
Pr. George’s school was on lockdown after nearby shooting
(The Washington Post, March 5, 2014; 11:41 AM)
 
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