Maryland Schools Insider: Montgomery County Public Schools


Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 12/07/2012

Montgomery parents to discuss math acceleration, Curriculum 2.0

Gifted Child Committee to meet Monday over concerns about math acceleration in Montgomery County.

By Lynh Bui  |  10:52 AM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Montgomery County Public Schools, Gifted Child Committee, Curriculum 2.0, math acceleration, Common Core State Standards, Joshua P. Starr

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 01:48 PM ET, 11/12/2012

Montgomery Schools Superintendent Joshua Starr gives first ‘State of the Schools’ address

Closing the achievement gap and abandoning old education models will be key for future student success, Starr says.

By Lynh Bui  |  01:48 PM ET, 11/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joshua Starr Education Maryland Montgomery County Public Schools

Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 03/08/2012

Many students go hungry, skip school breakfast, officials say

The federal government pays for free or low-cost school breakfasts to students who qualify, but surprisingly few take advantage of it.

By Michael Alison Chandler  |  12:34 PM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Montgomery County, Montgomery County Public Schools, Poverty, Education