| Oct 15, 2012
| 10:24 AM
Dulaney High School is proud of the accomplishments of students and teachers, and we're happy to share their achievements as well.
The College Board recently released the names of the Dulaney High School National Merit Semifinalists, and they are Aysha...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 9:30 AM
That schools CEO Andrés Alonso deplores the lavish renovation at headquarters only after the work has been done says a lot about why he should go.
Mr. Alonso has abused having a driver, and he brings in outside auditors when standardized tests are...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 1:48 PM
The results of this year's Maryland School Assessments test, which show Baltimore City schools making only marginal progress on standardized test scores over last year, are troubling because they seem to suggest that the ambitious reforms begun five years...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Data-stream around Grandpa, youngsters 2.1 and 3.1, while he tells you about the time long, long ago when a certain elected official grew so nostalgic about a time even longer ago when Labor Day marked the beginning of the school year.
Way back in the...
| May 11, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Retiring Baltimore Police CommissionerFrederick H. Bealefeld III, who is stepping down after serving five years in that capacity, has been capable, funny and relevant. His "Old School" phrasing of calling criminals "knuckleheads," "morons," and "bad...
| May 16, 2012
| 9:45 AM
I have attended Towson High School for four years, and the change in class size this year was a dramatic shift. Your recent article made clear how cutting 200 high school teachers in the Baltimore County School System has negatively affected students...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 9:24 AM
Jake Lubbehusen, 14, a freshman at Marriotts Ridge High School, sat in the school's darkened auditorium on a recent Tuesday afternoon, a laptop and several textbooks open in front of him. About two dozen students were rehearsing a dance number on stage,...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 7:35 AM
For a politician crow is something you'd rather do than eat. For Gov. Martin O'Malley, that less-than-delectable bird is off the menu for now.
September's jobs report, released Friday, brought the best numbers the state has seen in a long time. The U.S....
| Oct 22, 2012
| 3:00 AM
As the presidential election counts down to (despite recent tightening in the polls) a likely Obama victory, even moderate Republicans despair that America is going the way of "social democratic" Western Europe, with a smaller private sector, more power...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 2:15 PM
In her first 100 days on the job, Howard County schools Superintendent Renee Foose has revamped the system's legal services, established an office of accountability and called for revision of a redistricting proposal to shift hundreds of students to new...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 3:29 PM
The Howard County Education Association last week formally requested the Board of Education withdraw from Race to the Top, a controversial federal program tied to teacher evaluations based on student performance on state assessments — evaluations...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Nigel Goldsborough is a normally a mild-mannered freshman at Loyola Blakefield High School.
But something strange happened to Goldsborough this month, and it's a good thing that his change in attitude is only temporary.
When the Loyola Blakefield...