C. Milton Wright, Patterson Mill High Schools Rank Among 2012 Best in the Nation

C. Milton Wright High School in Bel Air has been named one of America’s Best High Schools in 2012 by Newsweek magazine, which ranked public high schools based on their success in turning out college-ready graduates. “We are excited that our students, parents and teachers are receiving national recognition for their hard work,” said C. […]

Quality Counts? It Depends On Who’s Counting

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Education Week, which calls itself American education’s newspaper of record, publishes an annual report called “Quality Counts” that ranks the states according to education policies and outcomes. This year, Maryland came out on top overall and the self-congratulation has been in full bloom, some of which is well-deserved. But a closer look at the data […]