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Higher education may seem like a different world, but universities in many ways have been working from the same playbook as retail outlets.
The Cumberland Times-News reports that Allegany County commissioners approved a plan Thursday to use some of the money generated by a state tax on the Rocky Gap Casino to fund scholarships for local residents.
Known for his role as a quiz show host, Mac McGarry loved baseball, music and good grammar. Now a scholarship fund has been created to honor the local legend.
Common Core standards are set to go into effect for Maryland's 2014-2015 school year -- but vocal critics are now calling for a stop.
A national assessment shows Virginia fourth-graders' reading and math skills are continuing to improve
This school year, parents have several questions about the Common Core Standards that their kids will have to meet.
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September is the time of year when many parents put their kids on a school bus and settle back into a fall routine. But some parents never took a three-month hiatus from this schedule.
Thousands of school kids are heading back to class this week and next week, and many of them are getting up before the sun. But one tweet from a top educator could help fuel efforts to ring that school bell just a bit later.