Hundreds of students marched through the streets of D.C. on Thursday, in the second installment of a region-wide walkout from classes by young people demanding a comprehensive solution to gun violence, especially in schools.
Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney is proposing increases on property taxes and cigarettes to help pay for increased school funding.
The group’s main task is to develop and update a statewide strategic plan for substance use education, prevention and intervention at colleges and universities.
In a letter to parents, Head of Sidwell Friends School Bryan Garman called the incident a serious breach of the school’s honor code and harassment policy.
The school district serving Maryland’s capital region says officials have found unacceptable levels of lead in 5 percent of all outlets that have undergone testing since March 2018.
“Each school system is very, very different from each other,” said Sen. Nancy King, D-Montgomery, a supporter of repealing the order. “They need to make those decisions for themselves on the calendar.”
New Year’s Day falls on a Tuesday, so government-run locations and transportation systems may not be open, or may be working on a different schedule.
Some school board members in Prince George’s County are standing behind NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, urging the Washington Redskins to give him a chance to get back in the game.
School districts in Montgomery County, Alexandria City and Arlington were busily tweeting photos of smiling students.
Montgomery County’s Board of Education is weighing a plan to make condoms accessible to all of its high school students.
Passing a stopped school bus could incur thousands of dollars in fines, or even land you in jail.
Sneaking a cigarette in the school bathroom? How quaint. Today’s teens have taken to vaping, an alternative to smoking that’s so discreet they can do it without even leaving the classroom.
The growing use of a new vaping device has prompted a high school in Maryland to remove doors from half of its bathrooms.
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed two laws tackling the issues of mental health and bullying in schools.
A new list ranking how well states educate their students is out, and Maryland and Virginia both are in the top 10.
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