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MSDE Emergency Planning and School Safety
Information on emergency planning, school safety, and state regulations pertaining to schools.
Early College Credit FAQ
Students can use credit-bearing college courses to fulfill graduation requirements through dual enrollment in both high school and college courses and through early admission to college.
To learn more about these two options, use the Frequently Asked Questions about Early College Credit.
High School Assessment (HSA) Information
Maryland High School Graduation Requirements
High School Graduation Requirements
Questions and Answers
The purpose of AutismConnect is to provide stakeholders in the state of Maryland with an online resource that will assist them in locating and securing resources for individuals with Autism. The website focuses specifically on research, educational resources, and advocacy organizations available to families in Maryland.
Maryland Scholars provides middle and high school students with compelling information about the rigorous coursework they need to take and complete in high school in order to be successful in life – whether they go on to college or enter the workforce directly.
Start Something is a program designed to help young people ages 8 to 17 identify and achieve their dreams and goals. It shows you how to take positive actions that will bring you closer to your goals, and helps build qualities like initiative, leadership and community stewardship. Start Something is sponsored by Target Stores and the Tiger Woods Foundation.
Young Epidemiology Scholars (YES) Competition
In an effort to raise awareness of public health and the field of epidemiology among our nation's students, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the College Board have begun national competitions for high school students and teachers--the Young Epidemiology Scholars competition.
Maryland Manual On-line: A Guide to Maryland Government
SAILOR Links for Kids
National Geographic World
Children's Literature Web Guide