May 16, 2017

Op-ed: Students not benefitting from Dallas Dance’s costly travels

Op-ed by Joanne C. Simpson Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent S. Dallas Dance will be wrapping up his tenure soon after the school year ends, but not […]
March 21, 2017

BCPS eliminates heat-closure policy

Update: The Board of Education voted Tuesday to eliminate the heat-closure policy.  You might remember that on Aug. 9 last year, the Baltimore County Board of Education […]
November 22, 2016

Parents come out strong in support of Dallas Dance after tweet controversy

Parents were out in force Tuesday night in support of Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Dallas Dance in the wake of a controversy over a tweet. […]
November 21, 2016

Ethics panel finds Dallas Dance did not make proper financial disclosures

A Baltimore County Public Schools ethics panel has released its findings in a complaint filed against Superintendent Dallas Dance. The complaint [see details here] questioned whether […]
November 10, 2016

Dallas Dance’s re-tweet about non-white students gets backlash

Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Dallas Dance is drawing criticism from conservative critics who say he shouldn’t have re-tweeted another educator’s statement on Twitter that non-white […]
October 14, 2016

Perry Hall resident to join Baltimore County school board

County Councilman David Marks says he’s “very pleased” to learn that Perry Hall resident Julie Henn will be joining the Baltimore County Public Schools Board of […]
September 26, 2016

Rallying the troops for a new Towson High

The leaders of a movement to get a new building for Towson High School laid out their plans tonight at a community meeting aimed at organizing […]
August 30, 2016

BCPS changes its new heat-closure policy

The Baltimore County board of education revised its heat-closure policy tonight, raising the bar for when schools should close. Under the new policy, non-air-conditioned schools will […]
August 29, 2016

Marisol Johnson will propose amendment to BCPS heat policy

Baltimore County Pubic Schools board member Marisol Johnson said she will offer an amendment at Tuesday’s meeting that would alter the newly passed heat-closure policy. The […]
August 28, 2016

BCPS to revisit new heat-closure policy

Baltimore County Public Schools’ board of education passed its new heat-closure policy on August 9. But the board will be reviewing that policy at this Tuesday’s […]