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Culture, Schools, Sponsored Post

Rally Today in Front of City Hall to Protest Budget Cuts to After-School Programs

0 Written by: | Monday, Apr 24, 2017 2:25pm

STAND FOR AFTER-SCHOOL & COMMUNITY SCHOOL FUNDING: 

TODAY, APRIL 24, 4:15 PM AT CITY HALL 

Please join BYOP (The Baltimore Youth Organizing Project), The Child First Authority, and The No Boundaries Coalition & BUILD 

Monday,  April 24th

4:15pm

@ Zion Lutheran Church-400 E. Lexington St.

(Right across the street from Baltimore City Hall)

Join us as we meet with City Council members to demand that there be no cuts to after-school funding in Baltimore City’s 2018 budget. Read More →

Featured, Schools

Juan Dixon to Take Over as Head Coach of Coppin State Basketball Program

0 Written by: | Monday, Apr 24, 2017 11:00am

Juan Dixon playing for the Washington Wizards during his final season in 2009. Photo via Keith Allison/Wikimedia Commons.

Terps great Juan Dixon is reportedly returning to Baltimore to coach at Coppin State University.

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Schools, Sponsored Post

Mark Your Calendars! The Park School of Baltimore is Hosting Two Spring Admission Events in May

0 Written by: | Monday, Apr 24, 2017 10:15am

PLEASE JOIN US ON FRIDAY, MAY 5 FOR “TAKE A FIRST LOOK” –  A SPRING ADMISSION EVENT FOR PARENTS Read More →

Giving, Schools, Sponsored Post

Don’t Miss The Derby Ball on May 6!

0 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 10:00am

The Cathedral Ball is right around the corner. This year, the money we raise will help us raise healthy kids. That’s because proceeds from this year’s Ball will, quite literally, be the seeds (among other things) of our new school-wide sustainable food curriculum! Read More →

Featured, Money & Power, Schools

Baltimore County School Board Eyeing One-Year Interim Replacement for Outgoing Superintendent Dallas Dance

1 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 9:26am

Photo via Baltimore County Public Schools

Baltimore County’s school board is looking to hire an interim replacement for Dr. Dallas Dance, who announced his resignation as superintendent earlier this week.

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Lifeline, Schools

Hopkins Lab and Facebook’s Building 8 Creating New Hands-Free, Silent Way to Type

2 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 4:47pm

Image via Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab

A project under development by Johns Hopkins’ Laurel-based Applied Physics Lab and Facebook’s top-secret Building 8 would eliminate the need to use one’s hands or even speak to type out thoughts on a keyboard.

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Featured, Giving, Schools

Local Initiative Gives $3 Million to ‘High-Quality’ Summer Youth Programs, with $1 Million Coming from Weinberg Foundation

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 11:37am

Students in the Young Audiences Summer Arts Learning Academy in August 2016. Photo via Young Audiences of Maryland/Facebook.

An infusion of money from the Harry and Jeannette Weinberg Foundation and 10 other groups and businesses will support 41 “high-quality summer programs” serving youth from Baltimore’s low-income communities following the end of this school year.

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Schools, Sponsored Post

Mark Your Calendars! The Park School of Baltimore is Hosting Two Spring Admission Events in May

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 11:00am

PLEASE JOIN US ON FRIDAY, MAY 5 FOR “TAKE A FIRST LOOK” –  A SPRING ADMISSION EVENT FOR PARENTS Read More →

Schools

Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Dallas Dance to Resign at End of June

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017 12:12pm

Photo via Dallas Dance/Twitter

Dallas Dance is leaving his position as head of Baltimore County Public Schools.

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Roland Park, Schools, Sponsored Post

Spring Open House at Roland Park Country School Next Week

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017 10:00am

Join us at our Spring Open House on Wednesday, April 26!

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