Baltimore schools under investigation for ‘disgraceful’ racial bias

A Baltimore school system is under investigation by the state for “disgracifying” racial bias, according to a new report.The report released by the Maryland Attorney General’s Office last week says that the district of Baltimore City has failed to provide “sufficient information” to ensure the safety and welfare of all students.The Baltimore Sun reports that […]

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How ‘mild’ a hit is school intercom?

The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors.Become one.A high school student and a parent from Chicago, Ill., sat at a table with school officials in an intercom room.“We can hear you, the school district,” the girl’s mother said.“There’s a school bus that’s on its way.You can’t tell if it’s coming from another city or not.”The boy’s […]

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Baltimore school administrator arrested on fraud charges

A Maryland school administrator has been arrested on charges he misused $2.2 million from school funds to pay for an extravagant lifestyle.The Baltimore school district said Friday that Maryland County Prosecutor Thomas M. Murphy announced the charges against school district employee Jason Johnson, who is charged with fraud, for a period of six months beginning […]

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