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Posted at 02:43 PM ET, 11/26/2012

Montgomery County schools to launch space study addressing Downcounty enrollment surge

Capacity study will address enrollment surge in Downcounty Consortium.

By Lynh Bui  |  02:43 PM ET, 11/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Montgomery County Public Schools, Maryland, education, Downcounty Consortium, enrollment, boundaries, space study

Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 11/09/2012

Rebecca Smondrowski becomes newest member of the Montgomery County Board of Education

Rebecca Smondrowski has hit the ground running after she won the District 2 seat for school board.

By Lynh Bui  |  12:27 PM ET, 11/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland, education, Montgomery County Board of Education, Rebecca Smondrowski

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 05/16/2012

Blake High School Gay-Straight Alliance sends tolerance message around the world

Blake High School’s Gay-Straight Alliance won a national award this week for leadership. The group’s “Allie the Ally” doll is spreading message of tolerance around the world.

By Michael Alison Chandler  |  02:58 PM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gay rights, Maryland schools, Maryland, Education

Posted at 04:55 PM ET, 04/24/2012

Judge allows discrimination suit against Prince George’s schools to move forward

Discrimination lawsuits against the Prince George’s Board of Education can move forward after a federal district court denied a request to dismiss the claims.

By Ovetta Wiggins  |  04:55 PM ET, 04/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Prince George's schools, Prince George's County, Education, Maryland Education

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 03/14/2012

Maryland School Assessments off to a sleepy start

Students in Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties are hard at work this week with reading and math tests — just after

By Michael Alison Chandler  |  01:50 PM ET, 03/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Montgomery County Schools, Prince George's County Schools, Standardized tests, Maryland education