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Multiple states ponder turning federal guidance on campus sexual assault into law

By   /  March 9, 2017  /  California, Campus Culture, Connecticut, Education, Georgia, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi, News, Texas  /  No Comments

Students and faculty in these states need to be aware of what may be coming.

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A legislative roundup of school choice proposals

By   /  February 14, 2017  /  Arizona, Arkansas, Education Blog, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nevada, Texas  /  No Comments

Education Week reports on the wide range of states that are considering expanding school choice.

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Commentary: Maryland ponders dangerous ‘affirmative consent’ proposal

By   /  February 14, 2017  /  Campus Culture, Commentary, Maryland  /  No Comments

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Defining nearly all sex as rape is misguided and dangerous.

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Ultra-blue Maryland eyes voucher, charter expansion

By   /  December 20, 2016  /  Education Blog, Maryland  /  No Comments

The Maryland Board of Education is looking for ways to help low-performing schools, the Baltimore Sun reports, and that could include more charters and vouchers. Sparked by the 2014 election of Republican Gov. Larry Hogan and his subsequent appointment of education reformers to the board, the Democratic bastion has already enacted a small voucher program that helps low-income families pay tuition […]

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American flags, patriotism now triggering college students

By   /  November 23, 2016  /  Campus Culture, Education, First Amendment, Maryland, Massachusetts, National, News, Rhode Island  /  No Comments

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States and municipalities have pulled down the Confederate flag to avoid hurt feelings, but now Old Glory is under attack, this time from college students triggered by the flag’s association with the Nov. 8 election results.

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Broadband consultants collect hefty fees as they push taxpayer-supported networks

By   /  November 21, 2016  /  Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, National, News, Technology  /  No Comments

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“They already want to create a government-owned network,” said David Williams, president of the Taxpayers Protection Alliance, “they’re just looking for confirmation.”

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