| Aug 5, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Call it the longest bathroom break in the world: “Breaking Bad” viewers have been waiting almost a year to find out what will happen once Hank exits the powder room at Walt’s house, the unlikely location where he finally discovered his...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:31 AM
Schools' A-to-F grades likely will drop sharply this year, even with the "safety net" the State Board of Education approved Tuesday.
That's what a simulation run by the Florida Department of Education, and released late Tuesday, showed.
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:20 AM
With the Maryland School Assessments nearly an after thought in some school districts, it seems a good time to look back on the trends of the past decade to see what progress Maryland has made in closing the achievement gap.
Closing that gap is,...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Nazareth Area Middle School and Broughal Middle School in Bethlehem have been recognized as a federal Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools. The award honors schools that are exemplary in reducing environmental impact and costs; improving the...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:13 AM
It's fireworks time. Here's a big list of where you can see and hear (and feel in your chest) some colorful explosions above your head.
Bridgeport: 8 p.m. Ballpark at Harbor Yard, 500 Main St., (203) 345-4800. bridgeportbluefish.com.
| Jul 1, 2013
| 3:20 AM
More than 12,000 babies, children and teens are already reading this summer as part of the Harford County Public Library Summer Reading Program, Dig Into Reading.
Registration at all 11 library branches began June 10 and followed with a day of kick-...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Edison High grad Eric Filia capped an outstanding performance at the College World Series on Tuesday by driving in a career-best five runs during UCLA's 8-0 victory over Mississippi St.
The shutout gave the Bruins their first national title in...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 1:34 PM
No swimming and no s'mores at this camp, but there is plenty of science. This camp is so popular both summer sessions are full.
LewisGale Medical Center in Salem this week is hosting 36 middle school students. They're dressed in scrubs and taking...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 8:31 AM
As we noted last week, the highest passing rates on the state's new end-of-course exams were posted by middle school students. Of course, that didn't really surprise as it's the strongest students who take high school classes before high school.
| Jun 1, 2013
| 8:02 AM
Started in conjunction with the Connecticut Association of Schools-Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CAS-CIAC) in 1992
Connecticut was the first state to partner Special Olympics with the state high school sports association for a Unified...
| May 29, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Thirty students and nine teams received trophies as the top competitors in the systemwide Baltimore County Public Schools Chess Championship held at Cockeysville Middle School on April 27.
This year's competition saw a larger number of students than...