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Education official argues against MSA cancellation

A Maryland education official struck back against a bill that would try to cancel most standardized testing in public schools this spring.

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 01:04am EST

Tags: MSA, standardized tests

Are Md. schools really No. 1? Not so fast

Maryland has long touted its public schools as the best in the nation. But leaving out a key group of students in national testing might be skewing the scores.

Saturday - 11/16/2013, 03:46pm EST

Tags: Maryland schools, Maryland Department of Education,

Drink up: Hydrated students score better

A new study shows teachers may be hurting students chances at higher test scores by banning water bottles in the classroom.

Wednesday - 05/16/2012, 03:30pm EDT

Tags: University of East London, water, students, test-taking,