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Fairfax Superintendent Recommends Changes To Discipline Policy

In Virginia, the superintendent of Fairfax County Public Schools has unveiled his proposal for revamping the district's student discipline process.

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Frederick County Teen Accused Of Taking Loaded Gun To School

In Maryland, the 15-year-old boy who was arrested for bringing a loaded handgun into a Frederick County high school made his first court appearance Wednesday afternoon.

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Maryland's Schools Superintendent Announces Retirement

Maryland's State Schools Superintendent, Nancy Grasmick, announced her retirement Wednesday. Grasmick says after 20 years on the job, she's looking for more flexibility in her life.

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Virginia Tech Gets Maximum Fine For 2007 Shooting

The Department of Education has leveled the maximum fine allowable on Virginia Tech for the 2007 shooting massacre that left 33 people, including the gunman, dead.

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Local Bus Driver Works After Computer Confiscated For Child Pornography

A Montgomery County school bus driver continued to shuttle students to and from school even after his computer was seized in a child pornography sting.

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USA Today Investigates DCPS Success, Possible Cheating

D.C. Public Schools officials are responding to a newspaper investigation questioning whether dramatic gains at some schools were driven by cheating.

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