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The State of College Athletics, held Oct. 21, 2014 in Washington, D.C., raised the question of whether student-athletes should be paid and whether they are university employees. CNS-TV's Dennis Ting has the story.
Center learners joined with local officials in Baltimore to celebrate National Adult Literacy Week and the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act that was signed into law earlier this year making it possible for many adults to return to the classroom to get their high school degrees.
The First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama welcomes schoolchildren from around the country, including Esther Matheny from Chevy Chase, Maryland, to participate in the fall harvest of the White House Kitchen Garden.
Homegrown School Lunch Week was kicked off at Gwynn Park High School in Prince George's County this week. Homegrown School Lunch Week promotes healthy eating throughout the state by using foods from local farmers.
Several students from around the region gathered at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History to celebrate National Fossil Day.
Students from throughout the region help with kicking off an around-the-world teaching expedition to promote STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programs.
The State Highway Administration has put a new speed limit, crosswalk and fence in place along a dangerous stretch of US Route 1 in College Park in an effort to keep the public safe.
Thousands of schools across the country teamed up to inspire parents and children to walk to school in honor of National Walk to School Day.