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4 board members oppose renewing Superintendent Joshua P. Starr’s contract, 2 county officials say.
 
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)
 
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)
 
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