Maryland’s legislative leaders say they’ll work to boost funding for education in the state budget.
President had proposed taxing 529 plans as part of sweeping reforms to college education finance system, but the suggested change was immediately attacked by Democrats and Republicans.
A new report says Maryland fell two spots from leading the nation in school performance, though it’s still ahead of the rest of the Mid-Atlantic region and most of the country.
It’s school choice season in the District as parents get ready to fill out lottery applications for the next school year.
The Virginia Board of Education is honoring two school divisions and 40 schools for improving the academic performance of economically disadvantaged students.
Raytheon, a longtime supporter of education in science, technology, engineering and math, created Sum of All Thrills to show the real-life application of concepts such as angles, velocity and kinetic energy.
The idea behind automated toll collection seems simple: A car passes through with a transponder, and a radio sensor charges the owner’s account.
Bad weather takes the blame for most air traffic delays, whether it’s a blizzard that is blanketing Buffalo in snow or a Midwestern summer storm that shoots lightning around the airspace.
Four girls grew up to become accomplished engineers and scientists, one chased amoebas in a creek. Another loved puzzling out math problems. One fed her curiosity through a sash full of Girl Scout badges, while another became enamored with science during a trip to a crocodile farm.
After school programs play a crucial role in educating the next generation of scientists, engineers and mathematicians.