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Jennifer Badie

Writer

Jennifer Badie is a sports content editor. She was previously the education and obituaries editor for six years. She joined The Sun in 1998 as a copy editor, working as a slot editor for metro and as the features copy desk chief. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Maryland, College Park.

Recent Articles

  • More about Anne Arundel MSA results

    From Anne Arundel County schools reporter Joe Burris: Hanover’s Chesapeake Science Point Charter School received the highest scores among all Anne Arundel County middle schools for the second consecutive year, school officials said. CSP’s results come as county school officials recently announced...

  • A look at Hairston's 10 years in Baltimore County

    From Baltimore Sun reporter Childs Walker: It's not terribly common for a superintendent to last 10 years in today's education environment, and it's even less common at a large, complex system such as Baltimore County. But Joe Hairston has done exactly that, and today's print edition looks at his...

  • Baltimore County teachers and AIM

    Baltimore County teachers continue to contact The Baltimore Sun, upset about a requirement by the school district that they use a new detailed progress reporting system called AIM (or Articulated Instruction Module). Under AIM, teachers must judge whether each of their students has mastered more...

  • Harford County updates decision about Obama speech

    Harford County, which had announced Friday that it would not air the president’s speech at noon Tuesday,  amended this decision Tuesday and will “provide its students the opportunity” to view the president’s address by the end of the school day Thursday, according to the school system’s Web site...

  • Poll: Should President Obama address schoolchildren?

    Debate is swirling about President Obama's planned speech Tuesday to schoolchildren, urging them to take responsibility for their own education. Some school districts, such as Harford County, will not be broadcasting the president's speech, while others are allowing each school to decide. Parents...

  • End-of-year message from Dr. Alonso

    Here is the text of the end-of-year-message Andres Alonso sent out today. What do you think about what he says? June 26, 2009 Dear City Schools Colleagues, Staff, Partners and Friends, Next week we begin the 2009-10 fiscal year, and I want to thank you again for your partin making this past year a...

  • The final day of Space Camp

    Thursday was the final day of the Honeywell Educators @ Space Academy program, which 33 middle school math and science teachers from the Baltimore area took part in in Huntsville, Ala. Here are the final reports from some of the teachers who have been blogging about their experiences this week....

  • Math teacher's Space Camp report

    From Hereford Middle School math teacher Rachel Murphy, one of the 33 area teachers participating in the Honeywell Educators @ Space Academy program in Huntsville, Ala., this week: Wow, where do I start? I will try my best to fill you in on all the amazing things we have been doing while at Space...

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