As Gov. Larry Hogan released details of his austerity budget, advocacy groups and local governments pored through the numbers to discover the impact on the people they serve.
The Anne Arundel County health department and school officials have notified residents that there has been an uptick this year in cases of pertussis, or whooping cough, particularly in school-aged children, and officials want those who are infected to stay home to stop its spread.
Maryland should recruit successful charter schools to the state and consider granting them greater autonomy and control over teacher contracts, according to a newly released study by the Abell Foundation, a Baltimore nonprofit that researches education issues.
The movement to require Maryland public schools to wait until after Labor Day to start classes picked up steam Thursday when it gained support from Gov.-elect Larry Hogan.
Jean Waller Brune, the head of the Roland Park Country School, will retire at the end of the 2015-16 school year, the school for girls announced Wednesday.
After years of tight budgets and an influx of children in need, Baltimore County Superintendent Dallas Dance has asked for one of the biggest budget increases from the county in a decade.
Maryland fell from its perch as the No. 1 state in public education on Thursday, but the shove came from a change in the ranking criteria, not from any slide in performance.
Three Anne Arundel County students were injured on their way to school Tuesday as the first snow of the season spread chaos on roads across the region, causing buses to spin out of control and commuters to spend hours creeping toward work.