Board president says he wants to “get the ball rolling” on regulations and guidance to school districts.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan just named two new members of the state Board of Education — both supporters of the Common Core as well as charter schools. Hogan, a Republican, tapped Chester E. Finn, Jr., president of the Thomas B. Fordh...
Republican governor issues executive order to delay start of school year, a change opposed by school system leaders. Democrats vow to block it.
State treasurer Nancy Kopp (D) calls Hogan’s executive order an “abuse of executive authority.”
At a news conference in Ocean City on Aug. 31, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced an executive order requiring public schools to start after Labor Day beginning in 2017.