D.C. Public Schools
After the most recent national test score release, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray says things are looking up for District schools.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan says District of Columbia school officials deserve credit for big leaps in scores on the Nation’s Report Card.
D.C. schools officials say they’ve fired a school bus driver charged with driving under the influence of alcohol after police say his bus was left in the middle of a Capitol Hill street with three children and an aide aboard.
Public school teachers in the District of Columbia are improving their performance because they’re motivated by the possibility of substantial pay raises or because they don’t want to get fired, according to a study.
D.C. Public Schools received its highest test scores in six years and Mayor Vincent Gray wants that trend to continue.
District of Columbia public and charter school students have achieved their highest marks ever on the city’s standardized tests.
Fresh off the heels of his education reform speech that was met with some protest Thursday, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray continues to push for changing the educational landscape in the District.
A District of Columbia judge won’t halt the planned closure of 15 public schools, plans that resulted in a lawsuit against the city.
A District of Columbia judge seemed skeptical about a lawsuit asking him to halt the planned closure of 15 public schools, noting during a hearing that the schools students are being moved to are better performing.
District of Columbia schools officials knew in early 2009 about the possibility that dozens of teachers were cheating on standardized tests, two years before the issue was acknowledged publicly, according to an internal memo.