DC public schools
Legislation that D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray plans to introduce would give the DCPS Chancellor the power to authorize charter schools.
District of Columbia officials are responding to a lawsuit over the closure of 15 schools, saying their plan was the result of extensive study and will improve education for all students.
Fewer public schools in the District will be closing than originally thought as part of D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson’s consolidation and reorganization plan.
D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson is denying allegations of widespread cheating on standardized tests.
Tough new teacher evaluations led to a strike this month in Chicago, but in the District of Columbia, such evaluations are ‘business as usual.’
District of Columbia Public Schools has put into place a new program to incentivize its teachers to stay longer and teach stronger.