| Jan 31, 2014
Like most area youths, Chicago Public Schools students have missed four days of classroom instruction so far this winter due to the brutal cold.
But unlike most area youths, CPS students are still scheduled to get a day off on Abraham Lincoln's...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 6:01 PM
Sharon L. Friedlander, a much beloved Baltimore County public schools special education teacher, died Jan. 24 of giant cell myocarditis, a rare disease that attacks the heart, at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
The longtime Pikesville resident was 59.
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Like most area youths, Chicago Public Schools students have missed four days of classroom instruction so far this winter due to the brutal cold. But unlike most area youths, CPS students are still scheduled to get a day off on......
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:55 AM
The Department of Public Works continues snow clean-up Thursday after a non-stop effort since early Wednesday morning.
Enfield Public Schools, parochial schools, Head Start, out-of-town buses, CREC Public Safety Academy, Educational Resources for...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 11:28 AM
This year's eighth annual Soccer Ball was held Jan. 24 at River East Art Center with more than 860 supporters in attendance, including students, teachers and coaches. Benefiting Urban Initiatives, the ball raised more than $345,000 to help expand sports-...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 7:42 PM
My mother was a preschool teacher. I sent my three kids to preschool. Preschool just seems like one of those obviously right things to do.
Except that one preschool isn't the same as another and Connecticut, which has been pouring millions of dollars...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Christine Bramuchi, Kathleen Oropeza and Linda Kobert: In 2009, they launched a nonpartisan group, Fund Education Now, in response to spending cuts from the Legislature. Since then, they've become one of Florida's leading defenders of public education....
| Jan 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
ROME - Despite ongoing turbulence in Egypt, the Luxor Egyptian and European Festival kicked off its second edition on Sunday with the world preem of helmer Amr Salama's potentially button-pushing black comedy "Excuse My French" and the notable absence...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Southern High School student Zoe Kasprzyk describes herself as shy and quiet.
Though the 17-year-old senior has held several leadership positions in school organizations such as in the Tri-M Music Honor Society and the National Arts Honor Society, she...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:21 AM
The journey to a high school diploma for most Maryland students spans four years, 720 days of classes, and a slate of state tests. But for dozens of Baltimore youths, the journey has involved a two-hour trip up Interstate 95, a three-hour exam and a...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:12 AM
Here's a copy of Gloucester Schools Superintendent Ben Kiser's retirement letter. We've been remiss in not posting it earlier.
Kiser announced his retirement in December and will step down officially on July 1.
1 am writing to inform you and the...