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Senate President: Charter School Bill to Offer More Options

Charter schools would have more flexibility when it comes to management and families would have more opportunities for education under a bill being considered in the Maryland Senate.


A Maryland middle school teacher has been placed on administrative leave after he allegedly authored two fiction books depicting a “futuristic school shooting” using a pseudonym.  (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Md. Governor’s Charter School Bill to Get Hearing

Gov. Larry Hogan is defending his charter school bill and education tax credit ahead of a hearing before lawmakers.


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Hogan Visits Baltimore Charter School

Hoping to take a page from the children’s book “The Little Engine That Could,” Gov. Larry Hogan continued to promote his bill to strengthen the state’s charter school law by visiting a western Baltimore school.


Students play on the soccer field and playground for recess at Tuckahoe Elementary School in Falls Church, VA.  (credit: SHAWN THEW/AFP/Getty Images)

Prince George’s Charter School Ends Recess

A Prince George’s County charter school will end recess in an effort to short its academic day.


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D.C.’s Public Education Landscape Changing Rapidly

Nine D.C. Charter Schools could receive enrollment ceiling increases at Monday evening’s meeting of the DC Public Charter School Board.


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D.C. Charter School Could Close Due to Low Performance

Imagine Southeast Public Charter School’s 500 plus students may have to relocate this fall, depending on the outcome of vote by the D.C. Public Charter School Board.


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Violent Math Problems Add Up To Teacher’s Termination

A math teacher at Center City Charter Schools’ Trinidad campus lost her job after sending her elementary school students home with a worksheet filled with violent word problems.