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Effective School Discipline

Maryland is committed to keeping more children in the classroom by reducing the number and disproportionality of suspensions and expulsions. New proposed state regulations require new processes for discipline and provide an opportunity for schools to implement in-school alternatives to…

Graduate Maryland Initiative

Graduate Maryland, Advocates for Children and Youth’s initiative to increase graduation rates, was launched recently with a kick-off event. The initiative was developed in response to Maryland’s dropout rates and the recent passage of the new Compulsory School Age (CSA)…

Maryland Dream Act

INITIATIVE COMPLETE: Promoting public policies and investments so that all Maryland children are safe, healthy, educated, and secure in their families and communities. The Imagine advocacy campaign, which supports in-state tuition for all qualifying students, runs until the November election.…