DOVER, Del. (AP) — Gov. John Carney and state Delaware Education Secretary Susan Bunting have set up a new Teachers Advisory Council to gather feedback from educators on policy decisions.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland teachers are among public employees across the country being targeted by a Michigan free-market think tank's campaign urging them to drop their union memberships.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Gov. Larry Hogan announced Wednesday he will release $255 million in extra education funding in the next fiscal year to begin implementing a long-term plan to improve Maryland schools, but he expressed concerns about the blueprint approved by lawmakers this year by deciding to let the measure go into law without his signature.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A vote by a professional standards board means Maryland will not permit non-educators to be appointed as schools superintendents, after all.
TOWSON, Md. (AP) — A Maryland coalition of education advocates is urging voters to approve a ballot question requiring the state's portion of casino revenues be used to increase public school funding.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Gov. Larry Hogan has formed an Office of Education Accountability.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland panel that is considering recommendations to increase state funding for schools is meeting.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A state commission says Maryland should increase K-12 education spending by an estimated $4.4 billion per year about a decade from now, or about 30 percent more than the current level, under preliminary cost estimates released Thursday.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Maryland Senate has approved an education funding measure to begin a major investment in schools with bipartisan support.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland can either continue on a path of mediocrity in K-12 education, or invest in putting schools on track toward performing with the world's best, the chairman of a state commission told lawmakers Thursday.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland's largest union says it is expecting thousands of teachers to march on the state capital in a call for increased school funding.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A huge gathering of teachers, students and community supporters marched in Annapolis on Monday night in a call for increased school funding.