Western High School 175th Anniversary ‘Shine the Light’ Gala Honors a Bright Past, Present and Future

Western High School Foundation will present Western High School’s 175th Anniversary “Shine the Light” Gala on Thursday April 29, 2021 at 7:00 p.m to honor America’s oldest all-girl public high school and its shining legacy which has inspired women since ...

Free Summer Program Sets Kindergartners on the Path To Success

Waterford.org Targeting Families Impacted by COVID-19

Celebrate Women’s History Month with Destinii Williams’ debut book ‘Birthing A New’

Destinii Williams is a classic Baltimore woman. A proud Baltimore City College graduate, she is birthed of her experiences at two powerful HBCUs— Bowie State and Coppin State Universities— where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies with ...

Local student earns $25K Horatio Alger Scholarship

Alhassan Bangura, a Western School of Technology and Environmental Science student from Windsor Hill is headed to Cornell University in the fall thanks, in part, to a $25,000 scholarship he received from the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc.

Tindall’s Home Training

When I was a girl I was a short, rotund and clumsy seven-year-old preparing to enter the second grade, I migrated with my family from a housing project in The Bronx, New York to what was a pretty quiet neighborhood ...

Morgan Graduate Launches Motivation Journal

Seeks to Help Readers Create a More Positive Life During COVID and Beyond

Maryland preps for celebrations for “Maryland School Choice Week”

Baltimore— For the sixth year in a row, the last week of January is being officially, recognized as Maryland School Choice Week by the state’s governor.

Book Review: “The Engineering of Racism”

In the beginning of, “The Engineering of Racism.”

Distance learning and COVID-19 pose challenges to educators, administrators, parents

“The biggest challenge with many of the students of color we serve is engagement. Students are faced with inefficient resources, little excitement to learn, are born without being surrounded by role models and motivations which lead a child to dream, ...

Challenges Black America face with distant, virtual learning during COVID-19

Students, teachers, parents and administrators face ever-rising challenges as the coronavirus pandemic continues to force changes in how young people receive their education.

Four local high schoolers facilitate student-led election day

A group of senior students from the Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women (BLSYW) took it upon themselves to go above and beyond, to educate and support local voters this past Election Day.

Morgan Students Among HBCU Scholarship Winners McDonald’s ‘Serves’ Some Golden Awards

Melanie Battle hails from an “HBCU family.” Battle said her parents, grandparents, brother, and other relatives are alumni of Hampton University (formerly Hampton Institute).

Parenting during the Pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown continues to overwhelm households throughout the globe, families and their children are developing feelings of sadness, anxiety, fear of death, and fear of being isolated.

Pratt Library expands services to public

Baltimore— The Enoch Pratt Free Library will begin offering appointment-only computer use at 3 locations starting November 4th. A limited number of computer stations will be available at the Central Library, Southeast Anchor Libra Appointment guest helps customers walk through ...

UMB, Comcast partner to provide Internet service to up to 1,000 families in West Baltimore

It was only one month ago that students and leaders from Baltimore joined others from cities around the nation to call on Comcast and the Federal Communica- tions Commission to expand Wi-Fi access and move the conversation forward on the ...