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Montgomery school leaders ask for a delay following a lawsuit filed by a soccer organization.
 
Montgomery board gives up district-funded credit cards and adopts new rules
(The Washington Post, July 29, 2014; 12:47 PM)
 
Major county youth soccer group files lawsuit against Montgomery school system
(The Washington Post, July 28, 2014; 7:16 PM)
 
Montgomery gives go-ahead to major school system technology initiative
(The Washington Post, July 25, 2014; 11:25 AM)
 
Maxwell appoints new chief financial officer for Prince George’s County schools
(The Washington Post, July 23, 2014; 2:32 PM)
 
Two Prince George’s County students take home awards at NAACP convention
(The Washington Post, July 22, 2014; 3:52 PM)
 
Montgomery County panel proposes cutting schools-issued credit cards for board
(The Washington Post, July 22, 2014; 3:39 PM)
 
Hundreds of 2nd-graders in Prince George’s County attend new summer school program
(The Washington Post, July 21, 2014; 9:37 PM)
 
A plethora of P’s on report cards confound parents in Montgomery County
(The Washington Post, July 20, 2014; 6:38 PM)
 
Prince George’s receives grant to help young English language learners
(The Washington Post, July 15, 2014; 12:00 PM)
 
Prince George’s gets grant to open schools for young English-language learners
(The Washington Post, July 15, 2014; 12:00 PM)
 
Montgomery algebra failures mean some students have to bail on summer plans
(The Washington Post, July 12, 2014; 4:47 PM)
 
Md. student test scores drop significantly as state shifts to Common Core
(The Washington Post, July 11, 2014; 6:40 PM)
 
Montgomery County unveils initiative to put 40,000 laptops and tablets in schools
(The Washington Post, July 10, 2014; 12:54 PM)
 
Md. educators object to recommendation that public schools open after Labor Day
(The Washington Post, July 8, 2014; 3:08 PM)
 
Prince George’s schools offer breakfast and lunch to students during summer
(The Washington Post, July 8, 2014; 12:30 PM)
 
One in four students in Prince George’s County fails to graduate in four years
(The Washington Post, July 7, 2014; 6:46 PM)
 
Prince George’s the latest school system to face debate over planned cellphone towers
(The Washington Post, July 7, 2014; 4:00 PM)
 
Montgomery school officials made additional reimbursements for spending
(The Washington Post, July 3, 2014; 8:06 PM)
 
Top elementary school in Prince George’s County faces criticism
(The Washington Post, July 2, 2014; 12:08 PM)
 
Maxwell makes 25 appointments, including several principals
(The Washington Post, July 1, 2014; 2:00 PM)
 
Hearing examiner rules against boy who chewed his pastry into a gun shape
(The Washington Post, June 30, 2014; 6:47 PM)
 
Barack Obama Elementary School principal in Prince George’s County is transferred
(The Washington Post, June 30, 2014; 1:13 PM)
 
Steep failure rate on Algebra I exams in Montgomery leads to mass recalculation
(The Washington Post, June 28, 2014; 6:37 PM)
 
Md. groups to collaborate on evaluation process for teachers, principals
(The Washington Post, June 27, 2014; 8:05 PM)
 
Report cards delayed in Montgomery after recalculation of final exam grades
(The Washington Post, June 27, 2014; 7:11 PM)
 
Prince George's school board approves $1.8 billion budget for school system
(The Washington Post, June 27, 2014; 2:37 PM)
 
Prince George’s school board approves more-lenient cellphone policy for students
(The Washington Post, June 27, 2014; 11:51 AM)
 
New school in Hyattsville named for former superintendent Edward Felegy
(The Washington Post, June 27, 2014; 10:26 AM)
 
Thousands of Montgomery students expected to get meals during summer
(The Washington Post, June 26, 2014; 3:41 PM)
 
Two parent advocates from Silver Spring advance in Montgomery school board race
(The Washington Post, June 25, 2014; 5:33 PM)
 
Prince George’s students are encouraged to complete homework over the summer
(The Washington Post, June 25, 2014; 1:18 PM)
 
Prince George’s libraries offering free lunch to students
(The Washington Post, June 24, 2014; 4:26 PM)
 
Children’s Defense Fund summer literacy program opens in Prince George’s County
(The Washington Post, June 23, 2014; 3:51 PM)
 
Langley Park study finds students face serious challenges
(The Washington Post, June 23, 2014; 2:19 PM)
 
Montgomery school board candidates cite top issues
(The Washington Post, June 23, 2014; 11:27 AM)
 
Montgomery schools chief offers new plan to tackle high rates of math exam failure
(The Washington Post, June 22, 2014; 5:53 PM)
 
Montgomery school board race focuses on achievement gap and accountability issues
(The Washington Post, June 20, 2014; 7:45 PM)
 
Baker, looking for greater influence, endorses 4 candidates for Pr. George’s school board
(The Washington Post, June 20, 2014; 7:21 PM)
 
Autistic student who graduated at the top of his class shares his valedictory speech
(The Washington Post, June 20, 2014; 4:22 PM)
 
Prince George’s education foundation raises $120,000 at annual golf fundraiser
(The Washington Post, June 20, 2014; 10:09 AM)
 
Report shows school disengagement among Latino youth
(The Washington Post, June 19, 2014; 12:01 AM)
 
Montgomery to reexamine later high school start times
(The Washington Post, June 17, 2014; 8:14 PM)
 
Prince George’s BOE accepts feasibility study for new High Point High School
(The Washington Post, June 16, 2014; 6:21 PM)
 
Pr. George’s holds district-wide training for teachers on Common Core standards
(The Washington Post, June 16, 2014; 4:10 PM)
 
High school valedictorian has a 4.0 GPA, is headed to Towson University and is autistic
(The Washington Post, June 14, 2014; 10:05 PM)
 
Survey results help Pr. George’s school officials formulate strategic plan
(The Washington Post, June 13, 2014; 9:55 AM)
 
Montgomery school board committee to recommend changes to spending rules
(The Washington Post, June 12, 2014; 7:45 PM)
 
Prince George’s school board approves charter school’s new campus location
(The Washington Post, June 12, 2014; 6:00 PM)
 
Montgomery’s records reveal school board’s credit card use as policy discussion looms
(The Washington Post, June 11, 2014; 6:40 PM)
 
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