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Former Frederick County teacher charged with molesting student

FREDERICK — A former Frederick County public school teacher is charged with molesting a student. The Frederick News-Post reported Tuesday that 50-year-old James Ways of Westminster was served Monday with a criminal summons charging him with three counts of fourth-degree ...

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Baltimore customs lawyer a teacher of valuable lessons

A Baltimore customs lawyer who teaches Sunday religious classes has been awarded The Jewish Women’s Archive’s first Natalia Twersky Educator Award for developing a lesson that compared women from America’s labor movement to women from the Jewish story of Purim. ...

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Millersville man faces sentencing for fabricating credentials

Federal prosecutors say a Millersville man is facing sentencing for fabricating military and academic credentials to get jobs as a teacher and trainer. A judge will sentence William Hillar on Tuesday in Baltimore. Prosecutors say Hillar falsely claimed to be ...

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Teachers union rejects pension commission proposals

The state teachers union is rejecting most of the final recommendations of the special pension commission, particularly its proposal to shift half the funding of pensions onto county school boards or governments. In a strong letter to the governor and ...

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Inside the First Amendment: A lesson some educators can’t seem to learn

Wanna keep a secret? Betcha can’t — particularly when it involves an arrest and later the resignation of a local teacher. But when allegations of improper conduct by a teacher are involved, principals still keep trying to stifle the news ...

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