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School system takes action to provide teachers with more assistance

PrinceGeorgeCPSUPPER MARLBORO – In an effort to improve teacher retention rates and performance, Prince George’s County Public Schools is partnering with the Prince George’s County Educators’ Association to assign workers to mentor and evaluate novice teachers beginning in November.

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County?Council looks to pass “Ban the Box” legislation

CouncilGroup websliderUPPER MARLBORO – The Prince George’s County Council’s public safety and fiscal management committee passed legislation last week prohibiting employers from including a criminal history section on job applications and looking into an applicant’s criminal history during a background check.

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Special education concerns raised at school board listening session

 

listening sessionTEMPLE HILLS – More than 100 people attended the first of three special education listening sessions hosted by Prince George’s County Public Schools at Crossland High School Thursday night citing concerns inadequate care for children with mental or physical disabilities.

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