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Maryland schools superintendent resigns to lead nonprofit

Maryland’s schools superintendent is resigning to take a post leading an Ohio education nonprofit. The Maryland State Board of Education announced Lillian Lowery’s resignation on Friday. Officials say Lowery will become president and chief executive officer of FutureReady Columbus, a ...

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School worker settles lawsuit against Charles Co. Board of Ed.

The Charles County Board of Education has reached a settlement in a $1 million lawsuit by a former office assistant who claimed the board transferred, demoted and left her no choice but to quit after she complained of being groped and sexually harassed by her boss.

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Parents fight plans for disguised wireless tower at elementary school

More than 100 parents and other community residents are fighting plans for a wireless tower to be constructed on the grounds of a public elementary school, one of the first to stem from a master agreement signed last year by the Anne Arundel County Board of Education.

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Anne Arundel debating use of social media in class

ANNAPOLIS — Teachers and students may have something new they can “like” about the Anne Arundel County school board. On Wednesday, the Board of Education will get a first look at two proposals that would end a ban on Facebook, ...

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Eye Opener: Two special sessions?

A group of reporters and their coffee cups waited nearly two hours Tuesday morning for Gov. Martin O’Malley, Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. and House Speaker Michael E. Busch to emerge from the governor’s mansion with a budget ...

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