Posts Tagged ‘Baltimore City Public Schools’

National Federation of the Blind sues Maryland Department of Education

By Caryn Tamber © The Daily Record, MD –The Baltimore City Public Schools are neglecting the needs of blind students, according to a formal complaint filed with the Maryland State Department of Education on behalf of the National Federation of the Blind…. READ STORY

National Federation of the Blind Files Complaint with Maryland Department of Education

The National Federation of the Blind and its Maryland affiliate have filed a complaint with the Maryland State Department of Education alleging violations of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and parallel state law by the Baltimore City Public Schools. The complaint addresses systemic problems that prevent blind students in the BCPS from receiving a free, appropriate public education as required by law…. READ PRESS RELEASE

NFB to Hold Press Conference Regarding the Baltimore City Public Schools

The National Federation of the Blind (NFB) and its state affiliate, the NFB of Maryland, will hold a press conference on the afternoon of Wednesday, July 29, to discuss action the organizations are taking against the Baltimore City Public Schools (BCPS)…. READ PRESS RELEASE