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Montour board votes to close Ingram Community Resource Center
The Ingram Community Resource Center has been closed by the Montour School District because of a lack of participation by users.
-1 points by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | High school Montour School District High School Musical Montour High School School terminology Middle school Ingram Pennsylvania School district
Baltimore County won't give grades for homework
Linda Hurka, a mother of five, always has taken an interest in her children's school work, but she was never one of those mothers that had time to lead the PTA or advocate for an educational cause.Baltimore County's new grading policy changed everything.Furious that homework, effort, attendance...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | High school Grade Education Baltimore School terminology Grade Homework help service Pattern grading
Redistricting recommended as Howard County schools pass capacity
Overcrowding in Howard County public schools has school officials contemplating another round of redistricting, while parents worry about the county's growing student population. According to the school system's 2016 feasibility study, 15 of the county's 76 schools are currently overcapacity, falling...
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | High school Middle school College Elementary school School types Educational stages Secondary school School terminology
Younger public school kids more mischievous than older peers
Elementary public school kids committed more sexual mischief and violence than older students last academic year, a Post analysis of Department of Education data found. Elementary-age kids — usually between 5 and 10 — had more low-level sexual offenses, assaults, assaults with injuries, and assaults with injuries using a weapon than middle-school, junior-high and high-school...
-1 points by New York Post | High school Educational stages School terminology Education Middle school Elementary school School Secondary school
The CU South Denver gift that keeps on giving in Douglas County
CU South Denver was gifted to the university more than 2 years ago. The 151,000-square-foot former museum is continuing to add education programs for people of all ages.
8 points by The Denver Post | School types 2015 Douglas County Colorado High school School terminology 2016 Charles R. Schwab Education
Oakland school updates students
OAKLAND, Neb. (AP) - Zach Ahrens and Jenna Bromm look a little different than the students of yesteryear. Neither student could be seen toting a huge armload of paper-stuffed books as they walked down the hallway of Oakland-Craig High School. Instead, each student carried a thin MacBook Pro laptop. "You ...
7 points by The Washington Times | High school School terminology MacBook Education Educational stages College Middle school Teacher
Heat-related schools closures continue in city and county
As schools in Baltimore City and County close for a second day in a row because of hot weather, concerns that students are missing important class time and athletic and after-school events are growing. But school systems are not changing their policies for closing schools during times of intense...
201 points by Baltimore Sun | High school School School terminology College Secondary school Grammar school Public school Air conditioning