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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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  • McDaniel student fabricated attempted robbery report, police say

    McDaniel student fabricated attempted robbery report, police say
    A McDaniel College student who told police that he had been the victim of an attempted robbery along Pennsylvania Avenue early Sunday morning was lying, according to a news release from the Westminster Police Department. Matthew J. Hines, 21, has been...
  • Lawmakers consider tougher fines for hazing

    Lawmakers consider tougher fines for hazing
    Hal Stuart was appalled to learn his son was dunked in ice water, beaten with a paddle and driven around blindfolded in a speeding car, all part of a 2012 fraternity initiation at Salisbury University. Hoping to prevent other college students from...
  • County schools kicks off Bullying Prevention Week

    County schools kicks off Bullying Prevention Week
    A winning anti-bullying slogan by eighth-grader Giulia Parsons brought officials and students together at Ridgely Middle Tuesday morning to officially kick off Baltimore County Public Schools' first Bullying Prevention Week. Giulia's slogan, "Loving is...
  • Brown proposal for closing the achievement gap

    Brown proposal for closing the achievement gap
    Maryland Democratic gubernatorial candidate Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown pledged Tuesday to adopt a variety of new educational initiatives that take aim at reducing the achievement gap by extending support to struggling families. The new Brown proposals...
  • As it undergoes renovation, Maryland School for the Blind in Parkville strengthens local ties

    As it undergoes renovation, Maryland School for the Blind in Parkville strengthens local ties
    Wilfred Handel said three generations of his family have lived in a West Elm Street house adjacent to the Maryland School for the Blind campus in Parkville. It didn't faze him that he could expect noise, dust and traffic as the school undergoes a...
  • Banner year for Glenelg High's Silks Squad [Glenwood/Glenelg/Dayton]

    When the Glenelg High School Marching Unit steps out onto the parade route, they are preceded by members of the Silks Squad carrying the banner and flags. The Silks Squad has been under the direction of Jen Blizzard-Sisk since the summer of 2013....
  • Snow delays MSA testing in some school districts

    Snow delays MSA testing in some school districts
    The snow continued to play havoc with school schedules Monday, delaying the beginning of state testing in some places and keeping students home for yet another day. All Baltimore-area school systems have used more days than allotted in the school...
  • Sister Dolores Baumgartner, educator

    Sister Dolores Baumgartner, educator
    Sister Dolores Baumgartner, a retired parochial school and orphanage principal during her 74 years as a member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame, died of a heart attack Thursday at her order's Maria Health Care Center in the Woodbrook section of...
  • College hosts middle, high school career expo

    College hosts middle, high school career expo
    The 21st Century Education Foundation, in partnership with Anne Arundel Community College, will sponsor its seventh annual Career Expo on March 8, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Jenkins Gymnasium on the college’s Arnold campus. The expo will...
  • Reward offered for information on McDaniel College shooting

    Reward offered for information on McDaniel College shooting
    The Westminster Police Department is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for shooting at a McDaniel College dormitory and attempting to rob a student along Pennsylvania Avenue early Sunday...
  • All State slots for Marriotts Ridge High musicians [Marriottsville/Sykesville/Woodstock]

    Over the past couple weeks, I have recognized musical accomplishments at the elementary and middle school levels, and now the spotlight turns to Marriotts Ridge High School. Choral Director Terry Eberhardt, Band Director Nick Ellis and Orchestra...
  • Some criticize Dance over rapid changes to school system

    Some criticize Dance over rapid changes to school system
    A year and a half into the tenure of the superintendent they hired for his communication skills, Baltimore County school board members probably did not expect such an uproar. Protesters rang cowbells, blew horns and chanted in the cold night air outside...