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Plan for English language learner schools causes conflict in Pr. George’s County
Prince George’s schools for people struggling with English shortchange longtime residents, critics say.
 
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)
 
Prince George’s schools chief announces spending freeze, unveils budget plan
(The Washington Post, December 12, 2014; 11:18 AM)
 
Montgomery County launches teacher diversity initiative in schools
(The Washington Post, December 10, 2014; 6:47 PM)
 
Montgomery County school board elects new president
(The Washington Post, December 10, 2014; 11:50 AM)
 
Montgomery schools chief proposes $2.4 billion operating budget
(The Washington Post, December 9, 2014; 7:20 PM)
 
School districts in Washington region go different routes in labeling days off
(The Washington Post, December 8, 2014; 6:12 PM)
 
Muslim leaders in Montgomery seek answers on school holiday equality
(The Washington Post, December 8, 2014; 5:38 PM)
 
Pr. George’s school board seeks input on future of school system
(The Washington Post, December 8, 2014; 4:53 PM)
 
D.C. region scholarship totals, district by district
(The Washington Post, December 8, 2014; 12:23 PM)
 
School systems tout huge scholarship dollars, but not all of the money is used
(The Washington Post, December 7, 2014; 7:12 PM)
 
High school students protest the jury decisions in Brown and Garner killings
(The Washington Post, December 5, 2014; 4:33 PM)
 
Montgomery police call for potential victims, witnesses to come forward in schools case
(The Washington Post, December 4, 2014; 5:51 PM)
 
Number of AP exams taken by Montgomery students edges up
(The Washington Post, December 3, 2014; 1:32 PM)
 
Grady and Hernandez sworn in as members of Prince George’s school board
(The Washington Post, December 3, 2014; 1:03 PM)
 
Md. city opposes cellphone towers on school property
(The Washington Post, December 2, 2014; 12:11 PM)
 
High school aerospace engineering program taking flight
(The Washington Post, November 30, 2014; 6:16 PM)
 
Prince George’s Board of Education member wants external audit of special ed
(The Washington Post, November 27, 2014; 9:35 PM)
 
Prince George’s school system investigating leak of workers’ personal data
(The Washington Post, November 27, 2014; 4:44 PM)
 
Pr. George’s school board approves its legislative agenda
(The Washington Post, November 24, 2014; 11:13 AM)
 
Montgomery school board amends construction budget amid rising enrollment
(The Washington Post, November 22, 2014; 2:19 PM)
 
Parents question charter school official about revamping admission process
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2014; 1:25 PM)
 
Pr. Geo.’s officials try to calm residents over Potomac High tuberculosis case
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2014; 4:12 PM)
 
Maxwell rejects admission request by charter school with ties to U-Md.
(The Washington Post, November 19, 2014; 8:43 PM)
 
Principal apologizes for lack of notification about alleged sexual abuse in school
(The Washington Post, November 19, 2014; 7:23 PM)
 
More students receiving free and reduced meals in Prince George’s schools
(The Washington Post, November 19, 2014; 12:36 PM)
 
Opposition mounts to high school for English-language learners
(The Washington Post, November 18, 2014; 12:55 PM)
 
New president named for Maryland Association of Boards of Education
(The Washington Post, November 17, 2014; 12:45 PM)
 
Parents concerned about handling of inappropriate contact with students
(The Washington Post, November 14, 2014; 8:22 PM)
 
Prince George’s school board race is decided: Hernandez defeats Waller
(The Washington Post, November 14, 2014; 3:06 PM)
 
Montgomery schools chief cites both successes and urgency in closing gaps
(The Washington Post, November 14, 2014; 10:05 AM)
 
Forest Oak Middle School in Gaithersburg evacuated following small fire
(The Washington Post, November 14, 2014; 1:39 AM)
 
More MoCo students allege inappropriate behavior by arrested substitute teacher
(The Washington Post, November 13, 2014; 8:31 PM)
 
Backlash over Montgomery decision to strip Christmas from school calendar
(The Washington Post, November 12, 2014; 10:59 PM)
 
Holidays’ names stricken from next year’s Montgomery schools calendar
(The Washington Post, November 11, 2014; 6:34 PM)
 
Md. school system raises concerns about readiness for PARCC Common Core exams
(The Washington Post, November 8, 2014; 6:32 PM)
 
Montgomery parents want answers in middle school sex offense case
(The Washington Post, November 7, 2014; 7:32 PM)
 
Prince George’s BOE race is still deadlocked after absentee ballots counted
(The Washington Post, November 7, 2014; 2:58 PM)
 
Newcomer joins incumbents on Montgomery school board
(The Washington Post, November 6, 2014; 1:29 PM)
 
Pr. George’s school board race too close to call in District 3
(The Washington Post, November 5, 2014; 1:07 PM)
 
Baltimore County teen planned to stage an attack at his school, police say
(The Washington Post, November 3, 2014; 11:13 PM)
 
Maryland eighth-grader becomes advocate for classmates who are bullied
(The Washington Post, November 3, 2014; 2:51 AM)
 
After missing vaccine deadline, 400 Pr. George’s students could be held from class
(The Washington Post, November 2, 2014; 7:14 PM)
 
Education issues often contentious in Maryland governor’s race
(The Washington Post, November 1, 2014; 6:34 PM)
 
Evaluating Md. kindergartners has become a one-on-one mission
(The Washington Post, October 31, 2014; 10:03 PM)
 
Montgomery school board candidates focus on crowding, achievement gap
(The Washington Post, October 31, 2014; 7:03 PM)
 
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