A new report from the Maryland State Board of Education shows Anne Arundel elementary schoolers had failing grades twice as often this year compared to the same before the COVID-19 pandemic in the 2019 to 2020 school year. The grades reflect a statewide trend, according to a presentation from MSDE Office of Research Director Dara Zeehandelaar Shaw. County school board President Melissa Ellis said the school system is still reviewing the information from the Maryland State Department of Education.
Anne Arundel elementary school students failing at twice the pre-pandemic rate
March 25, 2021