Michelle Obama: For girls, a heartbreaking loss -- and an opportunity

Ralphina Feelee lives in Liberia, where the average family gets by on less than two dollars a day, and many families simply can't afford to educate their daughters. Teen pregnancy rates are high, and pregnant girls are often discouraged from ...

How students can handle the transition to middle school

A child's school-aged years are filled with many different lessons and experiences. While in school, kids have the opportunity to broaden their horizons and meet new people.

College grads are getting nearly all the jobs

Got a college degree? Then it's much more likely that you could land a job in the economic recovery.

Building STEPS helping Baltimore students thrive

Anthony Watters considers himself a revolutionary.

How families and teachers are prepping for school this summer

It may be summertime, but parents and educators alike are beginning to look ahead towards the 2016-2017 school year. Here are three ways they are getting prepared.

Teaching kids to accept others

While racism and bigotry continue to exist in this country, experts say that social change is not impossible.

Morgan State reopens civil rights museum

To some, it was a long time coming but, to others, the reopening of the Lillie Carroll Jackson Civil Rights Museum on Saturday, June 11, 2016 happened just on time— at the right time.

Harbour School students fight hunger, poverty with community service

Students at the Harbour School Baltimore are on a quest to fight hunger.

How to use clouds to predict weather

Meteorologists rely on electronic equipment and their knowledge of weather patterns to provide forecasts each and every day. But weather can be unpredictable, and even the most reliable weather prognosticator can sometimes get it wrong.

BOOST Scholarship Program now accepting applications for Fall 2016

The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) announced applications are now on line for a new scholarship program designed to help income eligible students attend nonpublic schools.

Summer reading 2016: On your mark, get set, read!

Readers of all ages will explore all things sports and fitness this summer as the Enoch Pratt Free Library presents “On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!” during the library’s summer reading program, June 15 to August 10, 2016.

BCCC grad completes a nearly 40-year journey to an associate degree

Runae Freeman is relishing her latest achievement.

Racial disparities persist in U.S. schools, study finds

It's been more than a half a century since the Supreme Court's Brown v. Board of Education ruling found that "separate but equal" has no place in U.S. public schools.

AACC names top scholars during college’s 54th commencement ceremony

An estimated 2,148 students graduated— receiving 2,409 degrees and certificates— on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at the 54th Commencement of Anne Arundel Community College.

STEM showcase spotlights achievements of Baltimore City School students

With the advancements of overlapping disciplines— science, technology, engineering and mathematics— also known as STEM- has opened up exciting career fields for elementary school students.