A new study finds a correlation between higher education and a longer lifespan.
Researchers found kids who watched Sesame Street regularly were better able to keep up with their grade level.
Gov. Larry Hogan’s appointee to head the Maryland Higher Education Commission hasn’t been confirmed by a Senate panel, which has held its last scheduled meeting this legislative session.
Maryland House Speaker Michael Busch is backing a measure to boost school construction money for counties experiencing high student enrollment growth.
Elementary and middle school students who fail this spring’s Standards of Learning tests by narrow margins or because of extenuating circumstances can retake the exams before the end of the school year.
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.
Republican Gov. Larry Hogan on Wednesday urged approval of a tax credit for businesses that donate money to support education, but opponents say the proposal raises questions about whether state tax money should go to religious schools.
Maryland lawmakers are touting the importance of STEM education in Baltimore.
Maryland public schools are preparing for new standardized testing.
Dozens of students and parents rolled out their sleeping bags and sported their pajamas in a “sleep-in” protest outside the Montgomery County Board of Education Monday afternoon.