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 ‘Smash space’: Principal urged staff to use baseball bats to hack away stress
Some parents react with shock and anger over incident at Montgomery County school.
 
Police investigate possible fraud in a PTA organization in Maryland
(The Washington Post, April 26, 2017; 5:10 PM)
 
Washington Post teacher of the year says his success is being available to students
(The Washington Post, April 14, 2017; 6:00 AM)
 
Security review to be launched in wake of Rockville High School rape case
(The Washington Post, March 30, 2017; 4:33 PM)
 
Threats and safety concerns follow Rockville High rape case
(The Washington Post, March 24, 2017; 8:04 PM)
 
Outraged parents descend on Rockville High after alleged rape at school
(The Washington Post, March 22, 2017; 5:44 PM)
 
As opioid crisis intensifies, one Md. school system looks at a ‘recovery’ school
(The Washington Post, March 19, 2017; 6:12 PM)
 
Anti-semitic incidents under investigation in two Md. schools
(The Washington Post, March 9, 2017; 5:25 PM)
 
A Day Without Classes: Some schools close as teachers join women’s protest
(The Washington Post, March 8, 2017; 5:22 PM)
 
Md. schools to open after Labor Day, with spring break at risk if snow days stack up
(The Washington Post, March 1, 2017; 4:59 PM)
 
Police charge student with tweeting a threat after white supremacist petition circulated
(The Washington Post, January 17, 2017; 2:49 PM)
 
Report card on school food in Maryland: Lots of C’s, one A, two B’s
(The Washington Post, January 15, 2017; 11:49 AM)
 
Maryland teacher of the year becomes one of four national finalists
(The Washington Post, January 10, 2017; 6:00 AM)
 
Debate over school start times flares anew
(The Washington Post, January 1, 2017; 4:39 PM)
 
From custodian to teacher: Anthony Bell has traveled a long road in Howard County schools
(The Washington Post, December 27, 2016; 4:06 PM)
 
Schools warn of increased student fears due to immigration arrests, Trump election
(The Washington Post, December 26, 2016; 5:26 PM)
 
Montgomery County proposes giving low-income students priority for programs
(The Washington Post, December 25, 2016; 5:12 PM)
 
Montgomery schools chief proposes expansion to language, career programs
(The Washington Post, December 19, 2016; 8:00 AM)
 
‘Black Lives Matter’ debate in Maryland school stirs allegations of racism
(The Washington Post, December 14, 2016; 9:57 PM)
 
Montgomery’s school spring break could be cut if snow days pile up
(The Washington Post, December 13, 2016; 6:05 PM)
 
Surge of hate graffiti on bathroom walls, other areas, has Maryland county rattled
(The Washington Post, December 12, 2016; 7:00 AM)
 
Should children get to have cellphones in elementary school?
(The Washington Post, December 7, 2016; 7:53 PM)
 
Six Md. schools achieve Blue Ribbon honor
(The Washington Post, December 6, 2016; 1:23 PM)
 
Maryland state school board selects education scholar as vice president
(The Washington Post, December 5, 2016; 5:17 PM)
 
Ten-year-olds tackle ‘The Lie’ of demeaning stereotypes in video
(The Washington Post, December 2, 2016; 2:22 PM)
 
Swastika drawn on restroom wall in Maryland high school
(The Washington Post, November 30, 2016; 3:54 PM)
 
Superintendent in Maryland calls for end of off-campus student protests
(The Washington Post, November 17, 2016; 5:17 PM)
 
Police investigate driver who allegedly displayed gun during student protest
(The Washington Post, November 16, 2016; 11:39 PM)
 
Montgomery County opts for a post-Labor Day start for next school year
(The Washington Post, November 15, 2016; 7:24 PM)
 
Student discovers racial slur on wall of restroom in Md. elementary school
(The Washington Post, November 15, 2016; 4:51 PM)
 
High school students in Montgomery County protest Trump’s election
(The Washington Post, November 14, 2016; 6:02 PM)
 
How mindfulness practices are changing an inner-city school
(The Washington Post, November 13, 2016; 9:11 PM)
 
Social media erupts over message to show love for muslim, black, latino, nonwhite students
(The Washington Post, November 12, 2016; 4:03 PM)
 
Maryland school officials investigate blackface photo involving 11th-grader
(The Washington Post, November 11, 2016; 12:32 PM)
 
Election brings change to suburban Maryland school boards
(The Washington Post, November 9, 2016; 11:15 AM)
 
Are leggings too distracting? A mom takes on a ‘sexist’ school dress code.
(The Washington Post, November 5, 2016; 1:49 PM)
 
An election so toxic that it stopped an elementary school class project
(The Washington Post, November 4, 2016; 4:40 PM)
 
Five school board seats on the line as Prince George’s reels from abuse scandals
(The Washington Post, November 2, 2016; 2:30 PM)
 
Md. education official resigns, slams Hogan as threat to board’s independence
(The Washington Post, October 26, 2016; 4:11 PM)
 
Resolution, years later, in boy’s suspension over ‘pastry gun’
(The Washington Post, October 25, 2016; 9:00 AM)
 
Three contested races for Montgomery County School Board
(The Washington Post, October 25, 2016; 6:00 AM)
 
A once nearly all-white school district has a new largest group: Hispanic students
(The Washington Post, October 21, 2016; 12:20 PM)
 
Montgomery middle schoolers to learn to use technology responsibly, safely
(The Washington Post, October 20, 2016; 2:38 PM)
 
Georgetown Prep gets $20 million anonymous gift, largest in its history
(The Washington Post, October 19, 2016; 4:12 PM)
 
NAACP calls for Pr. George’s schools chief’s ouster following scandals
(The Washington Post, October 12, 2016; 4:00 PM)
 
Montgomery County seeks waiver from Hogan order to start school after Labor Day
(The Washington Post, October 10, 2016; 6:00 PM)
 
Thanks pour in for school bus driver who rescued children from flames
(The Washington Post, October 8, 2016; 4:59 PM)
 
Teacher pushed out of Head Start kept in school system for months
(The Washington Post, October 8, 2016; 3:36 PM)
 
Student recommended for mental health screening after drawing picture of lynching and ‘Black Lives Matter’
(The Washington Post, October 2, 2016; 7:19 PM)
 
After feds cancel Head Start grant over abuse, Md. county to have ‘Early Start’ instead
(The Washington Post, September 30, 2016; 9:00 AM)
 
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