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A first in Maryland’s public schools: Students learn Korean
Enrollment is up in world language courses in Montgomery and Prince George’s
 
High school English teacher lands top honor in Montgomery County
(The Washington Post, May 19, 2017; 4:42 PM)
 
Last day of school is shifted in Maryland school system
(The Washington Post, May 18, 2017; 6:44 PM)
 
Maryland school system posts 80 percent increase in reports of sexual harassment
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2017; 4:48 PM)
 
School security assistant arrested for alleged sexual contact with student
(The Washington Post, May 15, 2017; 4:04 PM)
 
Principal at Md. school who created ‘smash space’ decides to step down
(The Washington Post, May 4, 2017; 4:13 PM)
 
Schools superintendent who sued school board in Maryland steps down
(The Washington Post, May 3, 2017; 5:45 PM)
 
‘Smash space’: Principal urged staff to use baseball bats to hack away stress
(The Washington Post, April 27, 2017; 7:57 PM)
 
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)
 
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