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Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)

Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)
A collection of news and information related to Teaching and Learning published by Tribune Company sources.
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  • Donald E. McBrien, school pupil services director

    Donald E. McBrien, school pupil services director
    Donald E. McBrien, former director of pupil services for Howard County public schools who earlier held the same position in Baltimore County public schools, died Wednesday of congestive heart failure at St. Agnes Hospital. The longtime Ellicott City...
  • Sleet, snow snares roads in Harford, closes schools early

    Sleet, snow snares roads in Harford, closes schools early
    While the snow had slacked off in Harford County by Monday evening, county emergency officials urged drivers to remain cautious as crews continued to treat and plow the local roads. "We just want to remind the public that when they're traveling on the...
  • Students from Laurel earn degrees, dean's list

    The following Laurel area residents graduated from Salisbury University: Brent Greer, Bachelor of Arts in political science; and Lauren Westermeyer, Bachelor of Arts in psychology. Dylan Haversack, of Laurel, earned Faculty Honors for fall 2013 at the...
  • Catonsville sisters raise money for orphans in China

    Catonsville sisters raise money for orphans in China
    Two eighth-graders at St. Mark School of Catonsville, are helping orphans in a big way. Ariana Wall and Julia Wall, who were born in Vietnam and China, respectively, are now working to give a helping hand to orphans in China. "We were both adopted and...
  • Murray Hill student's experiment takes flight on ISS

    Murray Hill student's experiment takes flight on ISS
    Soon, when one North Laurel student looks to the night sky, he'll see more than stars. Murray Hill Middle School eighth-grader Kevin He designed an experiment that soon will be on board the International Space Station as part of the Student...
  • Harford schools chief backs full day pre-K, provided state funds it

    Harford schools chief backs full day pre-K, provided state funds it
    ANNAPOLIS – Harford County Public Schools Interim Superintendent Barbara Canavan told Harford County state legislators Friday she supports an expanded pre-kindergarten program, provided the state pays for it. During a meeting with local...
  • Decision to hold school in Harford Monday still sparking debate

    Decision to hold school in Harford Monday still sparking debate
    Harford County Public Schools officials took a gamble Monday and they lost big time, just like the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XVVIII the night before. Their decision to hold classes on Monday, despite the threat of snow, only to dismiss four hours...
  • Education, not higher minimum wage, is the answer [Letter]

    Education, not higher minimum wage, is the answer [Letter]
    The minimum wage is a permanent wage for the undereducated, for whom robots and overseas labor have replaced the unskilled work that once paid a living wage ("Not so fast on minimum wage," Feb. 1). Moreover, by permitting students to leave school at age...
  • Pre-kindergarten math lesson [Editorial]

    Responding to a proposal set forth in Gov. Martin O'Malley's recent State of the State Address calling for full day pre-kindergarten being offered across Maryland, Harford County interim Superintendent Barbara Canavan offered conditional support for the...
  • David Craig: The State of Harford County 2014

    The following is the text of Harford County Executive David Craig's State of the County Address delivered to the Harford County Council on Feb. 4, 2014: Good evening Council President Boniface, Members of the County Council, and fellow citizens.  When...
  • Harford's legislative pages helping out in Annapolis

    Harford's legislative pages helping out in Annapolis
    Six Harford County high school are serving as student pages during the 2014 Maryland General Assembly session in Annapolis. This year's local page class includes Karly Horn of The John Carroll School, Natalie Hutcheson of C. Milton Wright High School,...
  • Arbutus Middle School student wins Black History essay competition

    Shara Miller, a student at Arbutus Middle School, has been named the winner in the 27th annual "Champions of Courage" Black History Month Essay Competition presented by M&T Bank, according to a release from Baltimore County Public Schools. Miller, one...