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Maryland's governor signed a new law Thursday inspired by a News4 I-Team investigation. The law will better protect school children by requiring stricter background checks for public school teachers. Scott MacFarlane reports.
The Maryland Senate unanimously passed a bill to better protect school children from predators. Reporting by Scott MacFarlane and the News4 I-Team has been cited during the debate.
New legislation inspired by a News4 I-Team investigation passed another hurdle at the Maryland State House. Scott MacFarlane reports the bill's sponsors say it'll better protect children in public schools.
Maryland is a step closer to passing a new law to protect children. Scott MacFarlane reports it would require tougher background checks when school districts hire teachers.
The Maryland General Assembly is deliberating legislation to stiffen the background checks conducted by public school districts. Read More
D.C. public and charter schools are required to perform more robust background checks before hiring new teachers under a new law passed by the D.C. Council. Read More
At least six local women have had their teaching licenses canceled or revoked since January 2017 for sexual misconduct or inappropriate texting with their students, yet none was revealed to parents or communities by school... Read More
You can learn if a teacher's license was revoked and why. News4's Scott MacFarlane shows how to do so in Maryland and Virginia. It's tougher to do in D.C.
Maryland legislators ended their 2018 session without passing a high-profile bill to protect against child sex abuse in schools. Read More
A group of state legislators launched a formal inquiry into a decision by the Maryland State Department of Education to stop using a national teacher license background check service in 2015 and 2016. Read More
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