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5 Tips on How to Beat Senioritis

Nearly every student entering his or her last year in school will face senioritis. Here are a few tips and tricks to help keep yourself motivated and on track.

07/15/2015

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Va. to Launch Online High School in Fall

The Virginia Department of Education is launching a pilot program in the fall that will allow students to earn a high school diploma without stepping inside a classroom.

06/14/2015

Ladybug

72K Ladybugs Released in Md. School as Senior Prank

A senior prank in which 72,000 ladybugs were released in a public high school has several youths and adults facing criminal charges.

05/25/2015

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5 Md. Students Overdose on Prescription Drugs at High School

Four students at a western Maryland high school were rushed to the hospital after authorities say they overdosed on prescription drugs.

03/25/2015

Graduation

Md. Graduation Rate Hits Record High

The Maryland State Department of Education says newly released data shows that more Maryland high school students are graduating than ever before.

01/27/2015

School Safety Tape

Milford Mill Academy Put on Lockdown After Gun Hoax

Milford Mill Academy is on lockdown to due a report of a gun in the school, officials say.

12/10/2014

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Virginia School Admin on Leave After Racial Tweet

A Virginia high school administrator is on leave after acknowledging that she retweeted an image that prompted a group of students to walk out of class in protest.

11/20/2014

MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Students from Marysville-Pilchuck High School write messages and prayers during a vigil at the Grove Church on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. After a shooting at the high school at least two are dead, including the gunman, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

3 Fight for Lives After Washington School Shooting

Three students fought for their lives in Seattle-area hospitals Sunday, days after being shot in the head during an attack at a high school on Washington’s Puget Sound.

10/26/2014

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Is Competency-Based Learning The Future Of Education?

The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.

10/13/2014

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‘Youth CareerConnect’ Grants Fund STEM Focused Programs

CareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.

09/29/2014

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