Brindra Giri, a 41-year-old mother of two who had moved to Baltimore County from Nepal only “three or four months ago, was one of three people killed in a shooting at an Aberdeen Rite Aid warehouse on Thursday.
We can all agree that the state of Baltimore schools is unacceptable for students, educators, families and communities. Let's also agree that current school and state officials deserve a clean slate that assumes the best of their abilities as they work to undo decades of disrepair and injustice.
Mervo principal Jada Langston would not comment on allegations that Mustangs football players started a fight after Saturday's game at William Penn in New Castle, Del., other than to say an investigation is in process.
The first week of school for Baltimore-area students is expected to see temperatures over 90 degrees in each of the first three days, and that could mean shortened days for students whose classrooms lack air conditioning.
Last year, Baltimore City Public Schools launched its blueprint for success, a plan to build a generation of future leaders for our city, with literacy at its academic center. Twenty schools have been selected to lead the way, including ours. Here's how we've been preparing.
In our final semester, every student at The Park School of Baltimore completes a six-week senior project — an opportunity to experience life beyond our usual high school environment. I chose to work at a Baltimore City public charter school, an experience that was both eye-opening and rewarding.
A debate moderator recently asked a field of Democratic candidates for governor what they thought was the biggest barrier facing struggling Baltimore city schools, given that the district “spends the fourth-most per student in America." That figure, however, isn't quite true.
The National Transportation Safety Board will meet Tuesday in Washington to discuss school bus safety after two deadly crashes, including one in Southwest Baltimore from November 2016, killed a combined 12 people and injured 37 others.
Andrés Alonso, believed to be one of three remaining finalists to lead the L.A. school system, has withdrawn from consideration. The remaining candidates are former investment banker Austin Beutner and interim Supt. Vivian Ekchian.
An audit of the Baltimore public school district's pupil transportation department said bad leadership and insufficient oversight of contracted drivers contributed to a 2016 crash that killed six people.
The Baltimore school board on Tuesday approved broad changes to the way city schools are funded, allowing money to be allotted based largely on student poverty levels rather than standardized test scores.
More than 100 Baltimore parents and advocates came to angrily question city school district officials about poor school building conditions and a variety of other education issues at a town hall Monday.
Last week, in a dizzying string of inaccuracies, Gov. Larry Hogan expressed his “outrage” at Baltimore City Public Schools officials for their handling of freezing schools. Here's a fact/reality check on his statements.
Nearly all Baltimore public schools are expected to reopen to classes Monday, officials said, after the school district, the city and private contractors spent the weekend addressing heating outages that left students in freezing classrooms and prompted a districtwide closure Friday.