D.C. Bill Would Ban Suspension of Pre-K StudentsA D.C. councilmember is sponsoring legislation to prohibit the city's public schools from suspending or expelling pre-kindergarten students except in rare circumstances.
O'Malley Signs Bill Expanding Maryland's Pre-K Program Gov. Martin O'Malley has signed his first bill of the year, expanding the state's pre-kindergarten program to another 1,600 children from low-income families.
Md. Session Begins with Talk of Pre-K Expansion Gov. Martin O'Malley said Wednesday his administration will take some first steps in expanding universal, full-day, prekindergarten this year in Maryland, as lawmakers convened for the 90-day legislative session.