Fifty-nine Baltimore city school employees received layoff notices Friday in a second round of cutbacks imposed by the school district this week.
More than 150 Baltimore city school employees received layoff notices Wednesday, part of a promised cost-saving measure in city schools CEO Gregory Thornton's first budget.
In the month after Alexander Dominguez joined Maygon Thompson's third-grade class at Charles Carroll Barrister Elementary School, he breezed through worksheets and quickly rose to be among the most studious members.
Less than half of Maryland's kindergartners are ready to tackle the Common Core curriculum that's being rolled out in schools, state officials reported Tuesday.
A Northwest Baltimore community fighting to save its school — considered an anchor of the neighborhood — has been granted the rare opportunity to plead its case before a state administrative judge.
The Baltimore city school board is considering applications to open or expand charter schools, even as questions are debated about funding levels for the ones it currently has.
Jacqueline Andrews stood admiring as a bright pink butterfly took shape on her granddaughter's face Saturday, and reminisced about watching her Sandtown-Winchester neighborhood reclaim its civility.
A 17-year-old boy was shot in in West Baltimore on Saturday, Baltimore police officials said.