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  • READER SUBMITTED:

    A mix of former athletes, coaches and administrators whose contributions extend from the 1940s to the present comprise the second induction class of the Rockville High School Athletic Hall of Fame. The second annual ceremonies honoring the nine-member...
  • Obama orders states to move good teachers to needy schools

    WASHINGTON The Obama administration said Monday it will require states to show how they will make sure that all children particularly those who are poor or minorities have high-quality teachers. The White House said it's another example of acting without...
  • UCF aims for higher graduation rates

    UCF aims for higher graduation rates
    UCF finance major Tyler Wright is eager to graduate. He started college with about 30 credit hours earned in high school through Advanced Placement courses and dual enrollment, but he still won't earn his degree until December 2015 — four-and-a-...
  • Study: Hookah use up among teens, especially white males with money

    Study: Hookah use up among teens, especially white males with money
    Nearly 1 in 5 American high school seniors has used a hookah at least once in the preceding year, and the risk was greater for students from higher-income families, according to a study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics. Hookahs, a type of...
  • Scott Poland: Focus on mental health of our students

    "If we do not make changes, then our past will determine our future and we will continue to have school shootings." This statement was a part of my first testimony before Congress in March 1999 shortly before the massacre at Columbine High School. My...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Gear Up Student Chitunga Chisenga

    Meet Chitunga Chisenga: An 18 year-old Bassick High School student who will help defy the statistics that claim only 15 percent of Bridgeport residents have a college education. On June 25, Chisenga will graduate from high school and journey on to...
  • My Word: Lake schools need new direction to spur student success

    My Word: Lake schools need new direction to spur student success
    If you are driving and realize you have taken a wrong turn, the solution is not to hit the accelerator and go faster. You stop and turn around. The age of micromanagement and compliance is persecuting schools across America, but nowhere has it been more...
  • SMOB appointed, Jackson maintains seat in Anne Arundel school board

    SMOB appointed, Jackson maintains seat in Anne Arundel school board
    School is out, but it’s business as usual for the Anne Arundel County school system, which has undergone several transactions during the summer break. Among the transactions: Ayesha Chaudhry, a rising senior at South River High School, was sworn...
  • Wealthier teens more likely to smoke hookah: study

    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Wealthier high school students may be more likely to try smoking hookah, according to a new study. The water-pipe device with its series of tubes and mouthpieces looks nothing like a cigarette, but is often used to smoke...
  • Adults join students for March of Living

    The March of the Living has been traditionally considered an educational trip for high school students. Every year, students from all over the world travel to Poland to take the March — a 3-kilometer walk from the Auschwitz concentration camp to...
  • Slowly the wall between church and state crumbles

    By a 5 to 4 conservative majority the Supreme Court has emasculated labor unions, campaign finance regulations, the Voting Rights Act of 2006 and what's left of affirmative action in its campaign to reshape American society. Here I will limit my...