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Anne Arundel County officials find cat that closed an elementary school in closet
(The Washington Post, September 2, 2014; 1:14 PM)
 
Olney mourns Sherwood student killed in teen car crash
(The Washington Post, September 1, 2014; 8:25 PM)
 
Security measures increase as schools open for new year in a new era
(The Washington Post, August 31, 2014; 5:02 PM)
 
County reports 12 confirmed or suspected cases of whooping cough in schools
(The Washington Post, August 30, 2014; 12:03 AM)
 
Prince George’s revises its student appeals process
(The Washington Post, August 29, 2014; 1:29 PM)
 
Prince George’s charter school to eliminate recess to shorten day
(The Washington Post, August 28, 2014; 11:50 PM)
 
Montgomery County teacher finalist for statewide teacher of the year award
(The Washington Post, August 28, 2014; 8:21 PM)
 
First-day enrollment in Montgomery schools supports forecast for record-high year
(The Washington Post, August 28, 2014; 11:57 AM)
 
U-Md. student who nearly won Pr. George’s school board seat tapped for regents seat
(The Washington Post, August 27, 2014; 12:38 PM)
 
Maryland education board president begins third term
(The Washington Post, August 27, 2014; 11:17 AM)
 
Prince George’s schools open with expanded programs and new initiatives
(The Washington Post, August 26, 2014; 7:29 PM)
 
Montgomery school board members cleared of criminal misconduct in card use
(The Washington Post, August 26, 2014; 7:23 PM)
 
School year begins in D.C. and Montgomery County
(The Washington Post, August 25, 2014; 8:19 PM)
 
School year opens in Montgomery with new initiatives and expected record enrollment
(The Washington Post, August 25, 2014; 6:42 PM)
 
New teachers, nervous as kindergartners, prepare for the first day of school
(The Washington Post, August 25, 2014; 6:35 PM)
 
Maryland awards nearly $7 million to help pay for school breakfasts
(The Washington Post, August 25, 2014; 3:26 PM)
 
First day of classes brings 202nd school to Montgomery
(The Washington Post, August 24, 2014; 6:50 PM)
 
Back-to-school tips
(The Washington Post, August 20, 2014; 2:48 PM)
 
Back-to-school: School lunches are packing a healthier punch
(The Washington Post, August 20, 2014; 2:29 PM)
 
Back to school, with a healthful reboot
(The Washington Post, August 19, 2014; 5:21 PM)
 
Montgomery school system backpack campaign is short of its goal
(The Washington Post, August 18, 2014; 1:12 PM)
 
Montgomery issues new code of conduct for students
(The Washington Post, August 17, 2014; 8:32 PM)
 
The new school year brings changes to the region’s schools
(The Washington Post, August 15, 2014; 10:36 PM)
 
Three local middle-schoolers are finalists for science ingenuity
(The Washington Post, August 15, 2014; 6:15 PM)
 
Goddard Montessori parents concerned about sharing Pr. George’s school building
(The Washington Post, August 15, 2014; 11:41 AM)
 
Eleven Montgomery high schools get new computer science offerings
(The Washington Post, August 14, 2014; 11:54 AM)
 
Help Wanted:
(The Washington Post, August 12, 2014; 6:20 PM)
 
Montgomery schools project highest one-year enrollment jump since 2000
(The Washington Post, August 12, 2014; 5:05 PM)
 
Wise High School receives ‘Best High School’ award from Steve Harvey
(The Washington Post, August 12, 2014; 12:47 PM)
 
St. Mary’s County teachers plan a ‘back to basics’ work action
(The Washington Post, August 11, 2014; 7:16 PM)
 
New laptops and devices roll out in phases in Montgomery schools
(The Washington Post, August 11, 2014; 9:13 AM)
 
Prince George’s County Public Schools: ‘Great by Choice’
(The Washington Post, August 10, 2014; 4:57 PM)
 
Thousands attend Prince George’s County Back to School fair
(The Washington Post, August 9, 2014; 4:27 PM)
 
White teacher wins $350,000 in Prince George’s schools bias lawsuit
(The Washington Post, August 8, 2014; 4:33 PM)
 
Prince William schools restrain, seclude disabled kids frequently, inquiry finds
(The Washington Post, August 6, 2014; 7:19 PM)
 
Prince George’s County to host Back to School fair
(The Washington Post, August 6, 2014; 2:31 PM)
 
Bowie student selected to serve on national board promoting healthy habits among kids
(The Washington Post, August 5, 2014; 1:23 PM)
 
Montgomery task force on cyber civility extends its work into the fall
(The Washington Post, August 5, 2014; 11:53 AM)
 
Maryland schools moving away from suspensions for disrespect
(The Washington Post, August 1, 2014; 10:08 PM)
 
High school suspensions plummet in Montgomery, falling nearly 37 percent
(The Washington Post, July 31, 2014; 5:54 PM)
 
Potomac turf field vote postponed following legal action by Montgomery soccer group
(The Washington Post, July 31, 2014; 11:52 AM)
 
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)
 
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