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  • Sykesville-based private school for students with learning differences expanding

    Sykesville-based private school for students with learning differences expanding
    With the opening of the new 3,000-square-foot-addition to the Legacy School, Jamie Caplan no longer has to take private phone calls in the supply closet. The founder and head of the Sykesville-based school for those with learning differences now has her...
  • Dorothy V. Thomas, longtime city teacher

    Dorothy V. Thomas, longtime city teacher
    Dorothy V. Thomas, a retired city public school educator who lovingly guided students at Windsor Hills Elementary School for two decades, died June 10 of respiratory failure at Summit Park Health and Rehabilitation Center in Catonsville. She was 98....
  • Datebook

    Sunday, June 1 Fun run Temple Isaiah sponsors the 10th annual Matzohball 5K and 1-mile Fun Run beginning at 9 a.m. at Centennial Park in Ellicott City. Music and entertainment will be provided. A portion of the proceeds benefit DreamBuilders and...
  • Bel Air High student wins Hannah Hirsch Cohen Art Scholarship Award

    Bel Air High student wins Hannah Hirsch Cohen Art Scholarship Award
    This year's recipient of the $1,000 Hannah Hirsch Cohen Art Scholarship Award winner is a Bel Air High School artist, Gracie Rothey, of the Class of 2014. Rothey is on her way to The Pratt Institute of Brooklyn, N.Y., in the fall to study digital art...
  • Tough school year draws to a close

    Tough school year draws to a close
    Most years, the last day of school comes with a sigh of relief, but this year what students and teachers describe is more akin to the body-draining feeling of finishing a marathon. "If I could frame it in one word I would just say 'exhausted,' " said...
  • A deserving gift to you, one to be cherished [Commentary]

    A deserving gift to you, one to be cherished [Commentary]
    With high school graduation season upon us in Harford County, I would like to offer a little advice to everyone receiving diplomas this week and next. When your principal or your graduation speaker or your class valedictorian talks about the great...
  • Oh, those Common Core complainers [Letter]

    Oh, those Common Core complainers [Letter]
    I loved, loved, loved Emily Blumenauer's commentary, "Quit complaining about Common Core" (June 17)! I taught high school math in Preston County in West Virginia for 3 ½ years, and during the 2012-2013 school year, we began rolling out the Common Core...
  • How to help charters and traditional schools [Letter]

    How to help charters and traditional schools [Letter]
    I am troubled by the escalating conflict that I see playing out in several places, including on The Sun's op-ed page, between Baltimore City Transformational principals and the Coalition of Baltimore Public Charter Schools. Having been a principal and a...
  • City teacher provided students with answers to state exam

    City teacher provided students with answers to state exam
    All that was standing between AuQwan Griffin and a high school diploma was a state biology exam and a conflicted conscience. That crossroads led to the biggest teachable moment of his educational career. Griffin and 10 fellow students at the Career...
  • Toni R. Killefer, preschool teacher

    Toni R. Killefer, preschool teacher
    Toni L. Killefer, a former preschool teacher who mentored cancer patients and participated in breast cancer research, died Monday of metastatic breast cancer at her Stevenson home. She was 49. "I took care of Toni for a number of years, and she had her...
  • Scout Troop 702's newest Eagle is Alex Robinson [Highland/Fulton]

    Scout Troop 702's newest Eagle is Alex Robinson [Highland/Fulton]
    Being a Boy Scout was one of the highlights of my childhood. It provides leadership training, working as a team, problem-solving, survival skills — just to name a few. Not every Boy Scout aspires to become an Eagle Scout. On May 24at a Court of...
  • Eleven new principals for Harford County schools

    Eleven new principals for Harford County schools
    New principals have been assigned to eight local public schools and three interim principals have been given permanent assignments to their schools for the 2014-2015 school year. Among the 11 principals on the list, three of them are serving as...