D.C. Public Schools
A handful of D.C. students are getting the surprise of their lives Wednesday: full rides to George Washington University.
There was some confusion in D.C. Thursday as D.C. Public Schools announced they would open 2 hours late due to snow and Metrobus, which operates school routes, said on its website and Twitter account that D.C. schools would be closed.
Pete Cahall, the D.C. principal who came out as gay earlier this year, has resigned form D.C. Public Schools “effective immediately,” school officials say.
The head of D.C.’s public schools says the firing of a well-known principal had nothing to do with his coming out at a Pride Day event earlier this year.
A D.C. teacher “deeply regrets” giving students a homework assignment that asked them to compare and contrast former U.S. President George W. Bush and Adolf Hitler.
A new study shows that large numbers of District of Columbia school students likely heard gunfire near their school buildings during the 2011-2012 school year.
Officials say nearly 5,000 volunteers are set to spruce up District of Columbia public schools ahead of the first day of class.
It’s almost that time again! Students soon will be heading back to school.
The U.S. Department of Education is changing the way it holds states accountable for the education of students with disabilities by adding more of a focus on student performance.
District of Columbia Democratic mayoral nominee Muriel Bowser says she would keep Kaya Henderson as chancellor of the District’s public schools.