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B’More Social: Oct. 20-22

FRIDAY Hallowread Hallowread, a convention celebrating fiction of the paranormal, urban fantasy, and steampunk variety, returns for its fifth year. Bookworms and horror fans meet for this spooky series of writing workshops, ghost tours, author panels,  paranormal investigations, and book signings. Held in historic and possibly haunted  Ellicott City, the fest …

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¿Hablas Otro Idioma? Schools Introduce World Languages Earlier – And To Good Results

In 2014, Baltimore County Public Schools launched the Passport Program, an initiative to begin Spanish language learning in the fourth grade with the hope that students would graduate high school with a higher level of proficiency. The program started small, with only 10 participating institutions, but has quickly grown to …

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