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  • Howard school system launches new social media push

    Howard school system launches new social media push
    As a new school year begins, the Howard County Public School System is launching a fresh effort to reach out to students and parents via social media, inside and outside the classroom. The school board updated the school system's social media and...
  • Several transfers, promotions announced before start of school

    Several transfers, promotions announced before start of school
    The Howard County Board of Education approved a handful of transfers and promotions at its meeting Thursday, Aug. 15. Heather Moraff, a Title I teacher at Swansfield Elementary School in Columbia, will now be an assistant principal at that school....
  • School board worked as one body to revise social media policy [Letter]

    Ushering in an exciting new era, the Howard Count Board of Education unanimously voted to approve the revisions to a technology policy that now encourages the use of social media within our school system. The June 27, 2013, approval came from the six...
  • Howard school redistricting discussed in a 'civilized process'

    Howard school redistricting discussed in a 'civilized process'
    The brightly colored T-shirts, marking members of certain communities apart from one another in reds, blues and yellows, were for the first time in recent memory absent from a Howard County community redistricting meeting, historically the ramping-up...
  • Howard school redistricting meetings rescheduled

    The Howard County Board of Education has rescheduled five of its seven upcoming meetings on the middle school redistricting process. The board approved the changes by consensus at its meeting Thursday, Sept. 12. The changes were made because several...
  • Foose will present Howard schools' 5-year plan at Tuesday meeting

    Foose will present Howard schools' 5-year plan at Tuesday meeting
    Howard schools Superintendent Renee Foose will attend the Community Advisory Council to the Board of Education's general meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Department of Education in Ellicott City. Foose will present the system’s new...
  • At first budget hearing, Ulman optimistic about FY15 finances

    At first budget hearing, Ulman optimistic about FY15 finances
    At the first of his public hearings on Howard County's Fiscal Year 2015 budget, County Executive Ken Ulman sounded a hopeful note. "Budgetwise, I think we're beginning to emerge out of the depths of the great recession," he told the crowd of more than...
  • More cameras, security in Howard schools a year after forming safety task force

    More cameras, security in Howard schools a year after forming safety task force
    A year after Howard County created a school safety task force in response to the Newtown, Conn., school shootings, the county's public schools have more security features than before and are on their way to getting more, County Executive Ken Ulman...
  • Foose's middle school redistricting plan backed by board

    Foose's middle school redistricting plan backed by board
    With preliminary approval Tuesday night, the Howard County Board of Education is moving forward with plans to redistrict 1,177 middle school students next year. After two public hearings, three work sessions and an abundance of community concerns and...
  • Labor relations board rules in HCEA's favor on open negotiation stipulation

    Labor relations board rules in HCEA's favor on open negotiation stipulation
    The State of Maryland Public School Labor Relations Board has ruled in the favor of the Howard County Education Association, saying that the Board of Education should have negotiated opening meetings to the public before doing so. In a decision issued...
  • Math scores drop among Howard County students

    Math scores drop among Howard County students
    Math scores among Howard County elementary and middle school students dipped this year, according to 2013 Maryland School Assessment results released Tuesday by the Maryland State Department of Education, though scores overall remain higher in the...
  • State test scores decline significantly

    State test scores decline significantly
    Maryland's student test scores declined significantly for the first time in a decade, a drop officials attributed to the beginning of a tumultuous time in public education that will bring widespread changes to what is taught from kindergarten through high...