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Frederick-based tech startup looks to solve math problems

FREDERICK — Have you ever tried to count how many jelly beans are in a jar for a contest? How would you solve it? Maybe you would guess a number. Others might try to visually count the jelly beans they ...

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Hopkins gets $7.4M grant for math, science education

Johns Hopkins University has been awarded a $7.4 million grant to help boost science and math learning in Baltimore elementary schools. The grant was announced Monday by members of Maryland’s congressional delegation. The money will be awarded over a five-year ...

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Salisbury University gets $2M for English as a second language

SALISBURY — Salisbury University has secured a $2 million grant to continue funding courses that help local teachers reach students who are learning English as a second language. The Daily Times reports this is the third such grant Professor Anjali Pandey ...

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Md. students show improvements in reading

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland’s fourth- and eighth-graders each showed improvements in reading compared to results from tests they took two years ago, but eighth-graders performed about the same in math, according to results from the National Assessment of Education Progress released ...

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Internship program pairs Maryland students with businesses

ANNAPOLIS — Professional researcher Andrew Murphy can hardly contain himself when talking about the team of employees he has working for him this summer. “I hope you don’t mind if I get a little excited about this,” said Murphy, owner ...

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U.S. Naval Academy says it is on track to meet ’13 STEM graduation directive

ANNAPOLIS — The U.S. Naval Academy is narrowly on track to meet a directive to graduate 65 percent of its officers in the class of 2013 with degrees in science, technology, engineering or math, the school’s academic dean and provost ...

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