Maryland Schools Insider: Prince George's County

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 12:41 PM ET, 03/29/2012

Prince George’s students honor Tekau Rasayon, who died after a phys ed class

Surrattsville High School officials say the 17-year-old died Wednesday after jogging during physical education class.

By Ovetta Wiggins  |  12:41 PM ET, 03/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:06 PM ET, 03/16/2012

Two newcomers compete for Prince George’s school board seat in District 1

Two candidates try to replace Prince George’s School Board Member Rosalind Johnson, who is not seeking re-election.

By Ovetta Wiggins  |  06:06 PM ET, 03/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Prince George's County, Prince George's County Schools

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

Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 03/08/2012

Prince George’s launches book list to promote reading

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker takes a page from Oprah, debuting “Baker’s Book List.”

By Ovetta Wiggins  |  11:24 AM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rushern Bake, Prince George's County, Read Across Prince George's