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Maryland Still Ranks Number One In Advanced Placement Success

Maryland Education Ranks As Nation's Leader for Fifth Straight Year

Schools Set To Open For The 2013-2014 Academic Year
(August 16, 2013)

Maryland Makes Recommendations To Strengthen Concussion Safety
(August 13, 2013)

Drivers Continue To Have Difficulty With School Bus Stop Arm Laws, MSDE Finds
(August 12, 2013)

News from the Board Video
The Board discusses MSA test results, which dropped in three of four categories - as Maryland transitions to the Common Core. Early Childhood continues to achieve, and an update as well on Race to the Top. Plus a new Board member and Board elections.
(July 23, 2013)

Maryland Career & Technology Student Organization Wins Three Awards At National Leadership Conference
(July 25, 2013)

Dr. Charlene Dukes Re-Elected State Board President
(July 23, 2013)

MSA Results Dip Slightly As Schools Prepare For New Assessments
(July 23, 2013)

Maryland State Board of Education to Meet July 23
(July 19, 2013)

PUBLIC NOTICE AND COMMENT: Comment period opens for a one year waiver of section 421(b) of the General Education Provisions Act (GEPA), 20 U.S.C. § 1225(b), to extend the period of availability of the fiscal year (FY) 2009 School Improvement Grant (SIG) Title I, Part A funds awarded under Section 1003(g) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA), until September 30, 2014
(July 12, 2013)

News From the Board
Maryland approves the Next Generation Science Standards. The Board makes final amendments to its School Discipline report, and we get the latest on Race to the Top. All, plus Board Briefs and the Anne Arundel County Teacher of the Year.

(June 25, 2013)


Teacher and Principal Evaluation

Teacher and Principal Evaluation

Maryland's new teacher and principal evaluation system will be fully implemented statewide in the 2013-2014 school year.

Getting Ready

Getting Ready

"Children Entering School Ready to Learn," provides information about the school readiness skills of Maryland kindergarteners during the current year.

A publication of Maryland Classroom, December 2012

Maryland Classroom

Maryland Classroom Issues deal with federal and state education policy, new programs and initiatives, and promising instructional strategies.

HSA Top Ten

HSA Top Ten


Top 10 Things Parents Need to Know About the High School Assessments