Maryland teachers and officials with the Maryland State Education Association testify about the negative impact of rigorous standardized testing.
WASHINGTON — In April, a former Montgomery County substitute teacher pleaded guilty to groping two middle school girls. A month later, a county music teacher pleaded guilty to abusing 15 minors. Many of the incidents…
Teachers applying for a new benefit meant for all District employees had been told they were excluded. Now, the mayor\’s office says, the law has been changed.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — A provider of global education programs is helping to welcome more than 200 international teachers to North Carolina. VIF International Education says 215 teachers from at least 19 countries are…
LEONARDTOWN, Md. (AP) — Teachers in St. Mary’s County plan to eliminate extra work outside of classroom hours as part of a protest over lagging pay scales. The Washington Post reports (http://wapo.st/VhSPVe ) that teachers…
Arlington County is considering limiting the value of gifts to teachers. But what do teachers want? One teacher says, supplies.
WTOP\’s Kate Ryan reports.
Parents aren\’t the only ones stocking on school supplies. Teachers reported spending several hundred dollars of their own money on supplies and instructional materials last school year.
Any public school teacher in Virginia wanting to get or renew their license to teach must prove they\’ve been trained in emergency first aid and CPR.
The Prince George\’s County Board of Education is
considering a proposal that says any work created
for school or by using school materials would
become property of the school board.
As the Prince George\’s County\’s Board of Education
looks for a new
leader, the school system\’s newly-named interim
superintendent is doing his best
to reassure parents and teachers.
After a vote by the Frederick County Board of Education on Wednesday, school system employees are actually looking at a .5 percent pay cut in fiscal 2013, according to Gary Brennan, president of the Frederick County Teachers Association.
The latest budget for Frederick County Public schools is balanced, but teachers could receive some furlough days instead of the raise they were hoping for.