| Nov 16, 2013
| 12:51 PM
There were moments when Kanu Aja thought about giving up basketball. The 6-foot-9, 245-pound power forward attended four high schools — two of which closed — in five years, in addition to battling injury and weight issues.
| Nov 15, 2013
| 10:11 AM
The roots of Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds' development in running out of his team's triple-option offense go back to his own roots outside Nashville, Tenn.
On a hot summer day when Reynolds was about 13, he joined his uncle and a group of older...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Got unwanted, functional tools? Consider donating the tools to Mt. Hebron High School's Ragnarok Robotics Club. The student club members are hosting their annual tool drive in order to build a 150 lb. custom robot for their entry in the international...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:36 AM
When Marriotts Ridge High School senior Min Ji Kim wants to get the teacher's attention in her differential equations class, she raises her hand. Senior Nick Giroux, worried that the teacher won't see him, sometimes waves a sheet of paper around.
| Nov 13, 2013
| 5:35 AM
Students at Hammond High School may have noticed something different about their school this year. Like all other schools in the Howard County Public School System, Hammond implemented changes to improve the health and wellness of its students. The...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:05 AM
Kayla Pindell, a member of the Reservoir High School Girls Varsity Soccer Team, helped the Lady Gators defeat the Atholton High School Girls team in a regional quarterfinal playoff game by a score of 1-0 when she scored the game's only goal "off of a...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 6:55 AM
In the 1970s, South Carroll High School's marching band was in the Macy's Parade. Throughout the '80s and '90s, the band won multiple competitions and traveled around the country participating in parades.
By 2004, it was gone.
The time has come,...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Educators need to have a clear understanding of how well we're educating students, not just in comparison to other students within the region or the nation but throughout the world.
As the country moves beyond the "No Child Left Behind" (NCLB) era of...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:15 AM
It's the beginning of the holiday season, and local schools are busy rehearsing for their winter concerts. This is a great time of year to be entertained by the wonderfully talented people in our neighborhood.
The Glenwood Middle School Concert Band and...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 3:20 AM
Hundreds of Harford County residents kicked off the holidays at Barnes & Noble, attending the 4th Annual Cultural Literacy Fair. It was sponsored by the Harford County Human Relations Commission in partnership with Harford County Public Schools and Barnes...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:58 AM
Baltimore County's principals - not a group known to be outspoken on sensitive subjects - have decided to speak out about the mandated changes to high school schedules next year.
At a school board meeting on Tuesday night, a representative of the...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:59 PM
School days for Baltimore County high school students will be significantly different next year when Superintendent Dallas Dance imposes a uniform, eight-class schedule throughout the district.
The move allows students to squeeze in more lessons. That...