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  • It Takes a Village: Educators, unions rally for continued funding of community schools

    It Takes a Village: Educators, unions rally for continued funding of community schools
    Administrators, teachers, union organizers, community leaders, politicians, and students—including cheerleading squads and step teams—were among those gathered in front of City Hall on Oct. 21 to sing the praises of community schools, some literally.
  • Ballot Questions

    Ballot Questions
    Along with the usual (and unusual) candidates, voters will be asked to decide how much money to lend several venerable institutions, with taxpayers as the co-signers. And there are several questions of policy wrapped up as charter amendments. First, the...

    On The Threshold Of Greatness

    On The Threshold Of Greatness
    Days before Dr. Gregory Thornton started his new job as CEO of Baltimore City Public Schools in July, the Baltimore Teachers Union filed a class-action grievance over teacher evaluations. In his first year on the job, he has to contend with ongoing...

    Put $4.5 Billion In Your Pipe

    Put $4.5 Billion In Your Pipe
    The City Council Sept. 22 passed a bill that would more than double the borrowing limit of the Department of Public Works to $4.5 billion.  The money is needed to rebuild the city’s ancient water and wastewater systems, some of which date back a...

    Up For Debate

    Up For Debate
    Students are gathered around a long table in a research lab-turned classroom at Coppin Academy on the campus of Coppin State University. The white board is covered with formal debate rules and timing, and off to the side is a page with ideas for arguments...