The nation’s first teachers’ strike against a charter school operator will end after their union and management struck a tentative deal Sunday that includes protections for students and immigrant families living in the country illegally.
A judge is set to decide on an injunction request that would prevent Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s campaign from using an apple logo to show his support by teachers.
The union says it will be in Montgomery County Circuit Court on Friday to protect its apple trademark.
Union leaders for teachers at Prince George’s County Public Schools hope to force change in the school system by asking teachers to conduct only the work they are contractually obligated to do starting Monday.
A Delaware official says the Department of Education needs to survey educators to figure out why teachers are leaving the state. The union chief says it’s obvious — they aren’t paid enough — and the state needs to act now to change that.
With the debate over guns in schools at the forefront again after 17 people were killed at a school shooting in Parkland, Florida, a national teacher’s union head and a local politician have differing views about arming teachers.
The Maryland public school teachers union is shaking its finger at Gov. Larry Hogan for calling its advocates “union thugs” in a Facebook post.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.