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Maxwell appoints new chief financial officer for Prince George’s County schools
Colby R. White replaces Thomas Sheeran, who recently resigned.
 
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)
 
Prince George’s considers lifting cellphone ban in county schools
(The Washington Post, June 18, 2014; 7:00 PM)
 
Montgomery to reexamine later high school start times
(The Washington Post, June 17, 2014; 8:14 PM)
 
State prosecutors investigate school board’s use of credit cards in Montgomery County
(The Washington Post, June 17, 2014; 4:29 PM)
 
Montgomery schools official to repay district for purchases listed in expense reports
(The Washington Post, June 17, 2014; 1:40 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)
 
‘Best Career Day Ever’ turns into the best Father’s Day gift ever
(The Washington Post, June 10, 2014; 2:04 PM)
 
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