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  • PGCPS Chief Executive Officer Kevin Maxwell Resigns From Position

    PGCPS Chief Executive Officer Kevin Maxwell Resigns From Position

    Bessie Huang, Co-Editor-in-Chief

    May 21, 2018

    On May 1, 2018, Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell resigned from his position as Chief Executive Officer of Prince George's County Public Schools, as detailed by the bulletin PGCPS sent out. The bulletin was in the form of an open letter written by Dr. Maxwell. In it, he stated that he has "decided to focus ...

    "Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell, speaking during the confirmation press event held at Northwestern High School, announcing his appointing as CEO (superintendent) of the Prince George's County Public Schools system." (Wikimedia Commons)

  • PGCPS Extends Student School Year to June 20th

    PGCPS Extends Student School Year to June 20th

    Angel Major, Student life editor

    April 26, 2018

    According to an email sent out from PGCPS the last day of school for students will be extended from June 15 to June 20. The Prince George’s County Board of Education voted last night to extend the school year by three days to make up instructional time lost to inclement weather.  There will be a two...

  • DAMN. by Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer Prize

    DAMN. by Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer Prize

    Dayana Foster, Managing Editor

    April 26, 2018

    On April 16, the studio album DAMN. by Kendrick Lamar won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Music, making it the first rap album to win the title. The win has set a precedent for future Pulitzer Prizes to possibly include a wider range of genres in its music category. DAMN. is Lamar's fourth studio alb...

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  • Teachers Demand a Higher Salary

    Teachers Demand a Higher Salary

    Ayanna Jones-Reid, Staff Writer

    April 17, 2018

    In Oklahoma and West Virginia, teachers went on strike for higher pay at the end of March. Oklahoma and West Virginia have two of the lowest teacher salaries in the country. According to The Washington Post, Oklahoma ranks "49th-lowest" with an estimated $45,276 yearly salary and West Virginia ranking "48th-lowest, $45,622 yearly in 2016." For many years, parents, teachers, and students have questioned...

    Source: TIME

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